Translation of "like" - English-Turkish dictionary

like

preposition uk us /laɪk/
SIMILAR

A2 similar to or in the same way as someone or something

benzer, gibi
They were acting like children.
He looks like his father.
It sounded like Harry.
What is sb/sth like?

A2 something you say when you want someone to describe someone or something

Neye benziyor?', 'Nasıl bir şey?', 'Nasıl biri?'
I haven't met him - what's he like?
So what's your new dress like?
What are you like? UK informal

used when someone has said or done something silly

Ne yapmaya çalışıyorsun?', 'Yaptığını beğeniyor musun?', 'İyi misin?'
You've bought another jacket? What are you like?
TYPICAL

B2 If behaviour is like someone, it is typical of the way that they behave.

tam ona göre, tam ondan beklendiği gibi
It's just like Anita to miss her train.
It's not like Tim to be late.
FOR EXAMPLE

B1 for example

meselâ, örneğin; gibi
She looks best in bright colours, like red and pink.

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