Translation of "stop" - English-Turkish dictionary

stop

verb uk us /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).
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.
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?
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.
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?
END [ T ]

to make something end

sona erdirmek, son vermek
We must find a way to stop the war.
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.
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 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

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