shift verb translate English to Turkish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "shift" - English-Turkish dictionary

shift

verb     /ʃɪft/
CHANGE [I, T]
to change something değiştirmek, hafif değişiklik yapmak We are trying to shift the emphasis from curing illness to preventing it.ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently
MOVE STH [T]
to move something to another place yerini değiştirmek We need to shift all these boxes into the other room.Transferring and transporting objectsRemoving and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
MOVE YOURSELF [I, T]
to move into a different position yer/yön değiştirmek He shifted uncomfortably in his seat.General words for movement
CHANGE SPEED [T] ( also shift into) US
to change the position of the gears (= parts that control how fast the wheels turn) in a vehicle vites değiştirmek to shift gears Driving and operating road vehicles
(Definition of shift verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “shift” in Turkish

European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
by ,
June 22, 2016
by Liz Walter On June 23rd, Britain will decide whether or not to remain part of the European Union (EU). I’m more than happy to bore friends with my own views on the subject, but the purpose of this post is simply to highlight the language of the debate. The precise question we will be answering

Read More 

Word of the Day

act something out

to perform the actions and say the words of a situation or story

Word of the Day

foodfie noun
foodfie noun
June 20, 2016
informal a photograph of the food that you are eating Foodfie on Instagram

Read More