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Translation of "start" - English-Turkish dictionary

start

verb     /stɑːt/
BEGIN DOING [I, T]
A1 to begin doing something başlamak [+ doing sth] He started smoking when he was eighteen. [+ to do sth] Maria started to laugh. We start work at nine o'clock.Starting and beginningStarting again
BEGIN HAPPENING [I, T]
B1 to begin to happen or to make something begin to happen başlamak, başlatmak The programme starts at seven o'clock. Police believe the fire started in the kitchen.Starting and beginningStarting againCausing things to happen
BUSINESS [I, T] ( also start up)
B2 If a business, organization, etc starts, it begins to exist, and if you start it, you make it begin to exist. kurmak, açmak, başlamak, başlatmak, faaliyete başlamak She started her own computer business. A lot of new restaurants have started up in the area.Starting, succeeding and failing in business
CAR [I, T] ( also start up)
B2 If a car or engine starts, it begins to work, and if you start it, you make it begin to work. (araç) çalış(tır)mak, başla(t)mak The car won't start. Start up the engine.Starting and beginningStarting againFunctioningPerforming a function
to start with
used to talk about what a situation was like at the beginning before it changed başlangıçta, başta, ilk başta; ...ile başlamak I was happy at school to start with, but later I hated it.Starting and beginningStarting again
used before saying the first thing in a list of things ilk olarak, ilk başta, başlangıçta To start with, we need better computers. Then we need more training.First and firstly
MOVE SUDDENLY [I]
to move suddenly because you are frightened or surprised ürkmek, irkilmek, ürküp sıçramak →  See also set/start the ball rolling , get/start off on the wrong foot Making short, sudden movements
(Definition of start verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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