Translation of "find" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /faɪnd/ (past tense and past participle found)

A1 to discover something or someone that you have been searching for

I can't find my glasses and I've looked everywhere.
Police found the missing girl at a London railway station.
[ + two objects ] Has he found himself a place to live yet?

A2 to discover something or someone by chance

bulmak, anlamak
The body was found by a man walking his dog.

B1 to become aware that something exists, or has happened

öğrenmek, farkına varmak
I came home to find that my cat had had kittens.
find the energy/money/time, etc

to have or get enough energy/money/time, etc to do something

bir şeyi yapmak için enerji/para/zaman bulmak
Where do you find the energy to do all these things?
find sb/sth easy/boring/funny, etc

B1 to think or feel a particular way about someone or something

kolay/sıkıcı/saçma/komik bulmak
I still find exams very stressful.
find yourself somewhere/doing sth

B2 to become aware that you have gone somewhere or done something without intending to

kendini bir yerde bir şey yapıyor bulmak; tam ortasında bulmak
I suddenly found myself making everyone's lunch.
be found

B2 to exist or be present somewhere

Vitamin C is found in oranges and other citrus fruit.
find sb guilty/not guilty

to judge that someone is guilty or not guilty in a law court

suçlu/suçsuz bulmak
[ often passive ] She was found guilty of murder.

(Translation of “find verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)