Translation of "turn" - English-Turkish dictionary

turn

verb uk us /tɜːn/
MOVE YOUR BODY [ I ]

B1 to move your body so that you are facing a different direction

dönmek, çevirmek
Ricky turned and saw Sue standing in the doorway.
CHANGE DIRECTION [ I, T ]

A2 to change direction when you are moving, or to make a car do this

dönmek, döndürmek
Turn left at the traffic lights.
CHANGE POSITION [ T ]

to move something round so that it faces a different direction

döndürmek; yönünü değiştirmek
Ella turned the cup to hide the crack in it.
GO ROUND [ I, T ]

B2 to move around a central point in a circle, or to make something do this

dönmek, etrafında dönmek/döndürmek
Turn the steering wheel as quickly as you can.
turn blue/cold/sour, etc

B2 to become blue, cold, etc

maviye dönmek; soğumak; ekşileşmek vb.
The sky turned black and it started to rain.
turn 16/21, etc

to become a particular age

belli bir yaşa gelmek
He turned 18 last May.

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