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Translation of "take" - English-Turkish dictionary

take

verb [T]     /teɪk/ ( past tense took, past participle taken)
CARRY
A1 to get and carry something with you when you go somewhere almak, götürmek I always take my mobile phone with me.Taking and choosingTransferring and transporting objectsDelivering and despatching
GO
A1 to go somewhere with someone, often paying for them or being responsible for them biriyle gitmek, birini götürmek I took the kids to the park.Taking someone somewhere or telling them the way
WITHOUT PERMISSION
B1 to remove something without permission izinsiz almak/götürmek Someone's taken my coat.Taking and choosingCapturing or taking possession of thingsGetting, receiving and accepting
GET HOLD
B1 to get hold of something and move it alıp götürmek He reached across and took the glass from her.Taking and choosingTransferring and transporting objectsHaving in your hands
ACCEPT
B1 to accept something kabul etmek, almak, kabullenmek So, are you going to take the job? Do you take credit cards?Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
NEED
A2 If something takes a particular amount of time, or a particular quality, you need that amount of time or that quality in order to be able to do it. almak, gerektirmek, gerekmek [+ to do sth] It's taken me three days to get here. It takes a lot of courage to stand up and talk in front of so many people.Essential or necessary
MEDICINE
A2 to swallow or use medicine ilaç almak; hap yutmak Take two tablets, three times a day.Administering drugs and medicines
MEASURE
to measure something ölçüsünü almak, ölçmek Have you taken her temperature?Weighing and measuring
CLOTHES
B1 to wear a particular size of clothes belli bedende bir kıyafet giymek I take a size 12 in trousers.Not wearing or removing clothes
SPACE
to have enough space for a particular number of people or things (belli sayıda insan ve eşya) almak, kaldırmak, taşımak There's six of us and the car only takes five.Area, mass, weight and volume in general
TRAVEL
A2 to travel somewhere by using a bus, train, car, etc, or by using a particular road otobüs, tren, otomobil vb araçla gitmek/seyahat etmek Are you taking the train to Edinburgh?Travelling
take a break/rest, etc
B1 to stop working for a period ara vermek, teneffüs yapmak, bir süre dinlenmek; mola vermek; nefes almak Time off work
take pleasure/pride/an interest, etc
B2 to have a particular, good feeling about something that you do zevk almak, gurur duymak; ilgi duymak I take great pleasure in cooking. These women take their jobs very seriously (= think their jobs are very important).Feelings - general words
take a look
B1 to look at something bir göz atmak, şöyle bir bakmak Take a look at these photos.Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
UNDERSTAND
to understand something in a particular way anlamak, gerektiği gibi anlamak Whatever I say she'll take it the wrong way.Understanding and comprehending
I take it (that)
used when you think that what you say is probably true Sanırım!, Farzediyorum!, Zannediyorum!' I take it you're not coming with us.Guesses and assumptions
can't take sth
B2 to not be able to deal with an unpleasant situation kaldıramamak, artık dayanamamak; daha fazla güç bulamamak We argue all the time - I really can't take it any more.Coping and not copingDealing with things or peopleTolerating and enduring
take it from me
accept that what I say is true, because I know or have experienced it sözünü dinlemek; tecrübe ve bilgisine itibar etmek; söylediğine güvenmek; 'İnan ki!' You could be doing a much less interesting job, take it from me.True, real, false, and unreal
take sth as it comes
to deal with something as it happens, without planning for it nasılsa öyle ilgilenmek; planlamadan ilgilenmek; işi oluruna bırakmak Not expected or planned
BY FORCE
to get control of something by force ele geçirmek, zorla elde etmek, zorla almak By morning they had taken the city.Taking and choosingCapturing or taking possession of thingsGetting, receiving and accepting
(Definition of take from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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