Translation of "lift" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /lɪft/ us
UP [ T ]

B1 to put something or someone in a higher position

kaldırmak, havaya kaldırmak
Could you help me lift this table, please?
She lifted the baby up and put him in his chair.

If fog lifts, it disappears.

kalkmak, kaybolmak, yok olmak, dağılmak
By noon the fog had lifted and the day turned hot.

to stop a rule

(kural) kaldırmak
The government had already lifted the ban on beef imports.
STEAL [ T ] informal

to steal or copy something

çalmak veya kopya etmek; yürütmek, aşırmak
Entire paragraphs of his thesis were lifted from other sources.
→ See also not lift a finger

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