Translation of "mine" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /maɪn/ us
DIG [ I, T ]

to dig out of the ground minerals such as coal, metals, and valuable stones

kazmak, (kömür, metal, değerli taş vs.) kazıp çıkarmak
Tin was mined in this area for hundreds of years.
He made his fortune mining for gold and diamonds.
BOMB [ T ]

to put mines (= bombs) in the ground or water

mayın döşemek
The southern coast was heavily mined during the war.

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