Translation of "nail" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /neɪl/ us
nail sth down/on/to, etc

to fasten something with nails

çivilemek, çiviyle tutturmak
There was a 'private property' sign nailed to the tree.

[ T ] mainly US informal to catch someone who has committed a crime

suç işleyen bir kişiyi yakalamak
They eventually nailed him for handling stolen goods.

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