Translation of "stain" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk us /steɪn/
MARK [ I, T ]

to leave a dirty mark on something which is difficult to remove, or to become dirty in this way

lekelemek, leke yapmak
That wine I spilt has stained my shirt.

to paint a wooden surface with a thin paint in order to change its colour

astar boya yapmak
She stained the bookcase to match the desk.

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