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inferno chapter 25
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to pause a lot and repeat sounds because of a speech problem or because you are nervous
kekelemek, kekeleyerek konuşmak
He blushed and began to stammer.
a picture that is painted on a wall
duvar resmi, fresk
to lose something because it falls off
yaprak/deri/saç vs. Dökülmek
A lot of trees shed their leaves in the autumn.
to get rid of something that you do not want or need
atmak; ...dan/den kurtulmak
A lot of companies are shedding jobs.
çok, bol bol, çok fazla
He apologized profusely for being late.
a situation that was caused by something from an earlier time
geçmişin kalıtı, arta kalan şey
The war has left a legacy of hatred.
containing important new ideas and having a great influence on later work:
She wrote a seminal article on the subject while she was still a student.
when all the people in a group agree about something
ortak mutabakat, genel görüş, oy birliği
to reach a consensus
The general consensus is that we should wait and see what happens.
(a picture made by) painting on wet plaster on a wall or ceiling:
Michelangelo's famous frescoes are in the Sistine Chapel.
glance at/around/towards, etc
to look somewhere for a short time
göz atmak, kısa bir göz gezdirmek
He glanced at his watch.
when someone is watched carefully, especially by the police or army, because they are expected to do something wrong
gözetleme, keşif, gözetim, gözaltı, nezaret
The police have kept the man under strict surveillance.
to make a continuous, low sound, like an engine
motor gibi ses çıkarmak, uğuldamak
I could hear traffic droning in the distance.
He remembered the old adage "Look before you leap".
a complicated system of paths where you can easily become lost
labirent, karmaşa, karışık durum
jars on smb
to annoy someone
sinirine dokunmak, rahatsız etmek
Her voice jars on me.
› speaking or thinking in a confused way, often because of a fever or drugs
(ateş ve ilaçlardan dolayı) sayıklayan, hezeyan gösteren
› extremely happy
sevinçten çılgına dönmüş, mutluluktan uçan
beautiful, but in a sad way
güzel, hiç akıldan çıkmayan, kafaya takılan
the haunting beauty of Africa
› to shine with a light that is sometimes bright and sometimes weak
pır pır ederek yanmak, titreyerek yanmak; yanıp sönmek
a candle flickering in the window
› to appear for a short time or make a sudden movement somewhere
gözüküp kaybolmak; bir ortaya çıkıp bir kaybolmak
A smile flickered across her face.
a serious disease that spreads quickly and kills a lot of people
› to say in a court of law if you are guilty or not guilty of the crime you have been accused of
(mahkeme) iddia etmek, beyan etmek, öne sürmek, söylemek
He pleaded not guilty to five felony charges.
› to ask for something in a strong and emotional way
yalvarmak, rica etmek, dilemek
He pleaded with her to come back.
She pleaded for mercy.
someone who is near the place where an event happens, but not directly involved in it
seyirci, civarda bulunan kişi, temaşa eden, görgü tanığı
The gunman began firing at innocent bystanders.
kullanılmayan, boş durumda
a person who kills someone important or famous, often for money
the power to influence people in order to get what you want
nüfuz, etki, güç
to say or prove that something is not true or correct
attempts to refute his theory
She angrily refuted their claims.
Nagging doubts or worries make you worried and you cannot forget them.
sürekli rahatsızlık veren, beynini kemiren
a nagging doubt
strange and frightening, and often connected with death
korkunç, tüyler ürpertici; ölüm korkusu veren
a macabre story
involving a lot of people or happening in big numbers
a large-scale development
the tube in your body that takes food from your stomach to be passed out as waste
bağırsaklar, iç organlar
to send air out of your lungs
→ Opposite inhale
› an open, public area in a city or town
açık umumî alan, plaza
Mexico City's main plaza is called the Zocalo.
› a group of buildings with shops, often including an open, public area
açık alan etrafında bulunan ve alış veriş yapılan mağazalar bölgesi, plaza
a shopping plaza
a lake that contains sea water
deniz suyundan oluşan göl, deniz kulağı
to decorate something
süslemek, dekore etmek
The room was adorned with flowers.
a main road for public use or a passage through somewhere
a type of conifer (= tree that never loses its leaves)
when the colour or pattern on something is similar to the area around it making it difficult to see
a camouflage jacket
with one side lower than the other
yamuk, çarpık, eğri, dengesiz
a lopsided grin
a row of bushes and small trees along the edge of a field or road
çalı/ağaç/fundadan oluşan çit
with a lot of people or things close together
yoğun, sıkı, kalabalık
If cloud, smoke, etc is dense, it is thick and difficult to see through.
a large group of people standing very close to each other, usually for the purposes of defence or attack:
Bodyguards formed a solid phalanx around the singer so that photographers couldn't get close.
If you prune a tree or bush, you cut off some of the branches or flowers to help it grow better.
a cloth or plastic cover fastened to a building or structure and supported by a frame that is used to protect someone or something from the sun or rain:
The gaily striped awnings of the market stalls made an attractive scene.
the leaves on a plant
a cover or type of roof for protection or decoration
tente, güneşlik, gölgelik
› a large, round container for storing liquids such as oil or wine
stride across/down/into, etc
› to walk somewhere with long steps
çabuk ve uzun adımlarla yürümek
She strode across the stage.
bustle about/around/in, etc
› to move around and do things in a quick, busy way
koşuşturmak, telaş içinde sağa sola gidip gelmek
There were lots of shoppers bustling about.
gaze at/into, etc
to look for a long time at someone or something or in a particular direction
gözlerini dikip bakmak, dik dik bakmak
They gazed into each other's eyes.
temporary and low quality
geçici ve düşük kaliteli
a piece of metal that is used for receiving television or radio signals
anten, tv veya radyo alıcısı
bulanık, puslu, iyi görünmeyen, göremeyen
a blurred photograph
to move closer to other people, or to hold your arms and legs close to your body, usually because you are cold or frightened
sokulmak, büzülmek, yumak olmak, dertop olmak
They huddled around the fire to keep warm.
to sit or lie in a relaxed, untidy position with your arms and legs stretched out
yayılıp oturmak, kaykılmak, sere serpe oturmak/yatmak, yayılmak
He sprawled out on the sofa.
having many small or complicated parts and details
karışık, girift, içinden çıkılması zor
an intricate pattern
to make a feeling or quality become less strong
his/kalite etkisini azaltmak, sönükleştirmek,
He's on morphine to dull the pain.
› to take hold of something or someone firmly
sımsıkı tutmak, yakalamak, kavramak
He grasped my hand enthusiastically.
› to understand something
anlamak, manayı çözmek, kavramak
I find these mathematical problems difficult to grasp.
a very large hot fire
cehennem gibi yangın, büyük yangın
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