Translation of "sure" - English-Turkish dictionary


adjective uk us /ʃɔːr/

A2 [ never before noun ] certain

[ + (that) ] I'm sure that he won't mind.
[ + question word ] She's not sure what she's going to do next.
I'm quite sure about the second answer.
→ Opposite unsure
make sure (that)

A2 to take action so that you are certain that something happens, is true, etc

sağlamak, temin etmek
Make sure that you close all the windows before you leave.
be sure of sth

B2 to be confident that something is true

...dan/den emin olmak
He'll win, I'm sure of it.
for sure

B1 without any doubts

muhakkak, kesinlikle, su götürmez, kesin
I think he's from Korea but don't know for sure.
be sure of yourself

B2 to be confident of your own abilities, qualities, etc

kendinden emin olmak; kendine güvenmek
She's always been very sure of herself.
be sure to do sth

If you are sure to do something, it is certain that you will do it.

yapacağından emin olmak; kesinlikle yapacak olmak
He's sure to go back there again.

used to tell someone what they must remember to do

yapmayı unutmamak, yapacağından emin olmak; muhakkak yapmak
Be sure to tell her I called.
a sure sign of/that sth

something that makes something seem certain to be true

kesin işaret/delil; doğruluğunu gösteren kesin işaret/delil
a sure thing

something that is certain to happen

tabiî, elbette
Death is the one sure thing about life.
sure ( also US sure thing)

A2 used to show agreement

kesin, muhakkak, su götürmez
"Can I borrow your pen please?" "Sure."
sure enough

B2 as expected

nitekim de, gerçekten de, nitekim
He said the book was on his desk, and sure enough, there it was.

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