Turkish English Dictionary

Türkçe - English

tutmak in English:

1. to hold to hold


to hold a meeting
to hold sth in one's hand

English word "tutmak"(to hold) occurs in sets:

Turkish Words: Top 500 Verbs 101 - 125
İngilizce Kelimeler: En Önemli 500 Fiil 101 - 125

2. to keep to keep


You have to keep my secret.
The European Central Bank's main mandate is to keep prices stable.

English word "tutmak"(to keep) occurs in sets:

Turkish Words: Top 500 Verbs 201 - 225
İngilizce Kelimeler: En Önemli 500 Fiil 201 - 225

3. keep hold keep hold



4. retain retain


Cast iron retains heat for a long time. This soil retains water.
to retain humidity
And the more unequal societies are more likely also to retain the death penalty.
retaining wall
The company has retained its position as market leader.
ability to attract and retain good employees
The number of observations is retained in each bin.
If you use a computer, you can retain information.
I'd retain that old hat if I were you.
He sacrificed his outstanding career to retain his dignity.
the most chalanging thing about producing film was to be able to truly retain Jane's vision.
The atmosphere is a layer of gases surrounding the planet and retained by the Earth's gravity.
I retained all memories from this summer.
He said the current staff of about 10 people would be retained.
Only individuals with an aberrant temperament can in the long run retain their self-esteem in the face of the disesteem of their fellows.