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Translation of "stop" - English-Turkish dictionary

stop

verb     /stɒp/ ( present participle stopping, past tense and past participle stopped)
FINISH [I, T]
A1 to finish doing something that you were doing durmak, bırakmak, bitirmek, son vermek [+ doing sth] Stop laughing - it's not funny. He started to say something and then stopped. I'm trying to work but I keep having to stop to answer the phone (= stop so that I can answer the telephone).Stop having or doing something
FOR A SHORT TIME [I]
A2 to stop a journey or an activity for a short time ara vermek, durdurmak, bırakmak He stopped at a pub for lunch.Staying and remainingWaiting
NOT OPERATE [I, T]
B1 to not continue to operate, or to make something not continue to operate çalışmamak, çalıştırmamak, durmak, durdurmak, işlememek, işletmemek My watch has stopped. Can you stop the video for a minute?Causing something to endComing to an end
FINISH MOVING [I, T]
B1 to not move any more, or make someone or something not move any more durmak/durdurmak, hareket etmek/ettirmemek A car stopped outside the house. I stopped someone in the street to ask for directions.Staying and remainingWaiting
BUS/TRAIN [I]
A2 If a bus, train, etc stops at a particular place, it pauses at that place so that people can get on and off. (otobüs, tren vb.) durmak; durakta durmak Does this train stop at Cambridge?Staying and remainingWaitingBoarding and alighting from modes of transport
END [T]
to make something end sona erdirmek, son vermek We must find a way to stop the war.Causing something to endComing to an end
PREVENT [T]
B1 to prevent something from happening or someone from doing something engellemek, engel olmak; ...a/e son vermek; ...ı/i durdurmak [+ from + doing sth] Health workers are trying to stop the disease from spreading.Preventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
Stop it/that!
used to tell someone to finish doing something, usually something annoying Kes şunu!', 'Bırak onu!', 'Durdur şunu!' Stop it! I can't concentrate if you keep making a noise.Stop having or doing something
stop a cheque
UK ( US stop a check) to prevent money from being paid from a cheque (= a piece of paper that you sign to pay for things) ödemeyi durdurmak →  See also stop at nothing , stop the rot Preventing and impedingLimiting and restrictingForms of money and methods of payment
(Definition of stop verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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