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Some slang words
1.       tunci
7149 posts
 20 Jun 2013 Thu 02:06 pm

 

Some slang words you might hear from your Turkish Friends. And they might sound rude to other people though. 

 

 

Tüymek  -    to leg it  [ to run away ]

 

Beni görünce  tüydü --> He legged it  when he saw me.

 

                                    He  run away  when he saw me.

 

 

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beleş -  free  [ something you get free, without working for it. ] its not very polite word, but some people likes getting things without working for it.

 

 And we call  those type of people  as  " beleşçi " = one who lives at the expense of others, one who wants things for free.

 

  * Alternative to this word would be  " bedavacı "

 

* this word, etymologically, comes from arabic, 

 Ar bilā şayˀ بلا شيء karşılıksız, bedava  bila + şey    

 

 

 

bozuk  çalmak  - looking like  bored,  displeased., angry, having sullen face.

 

Bugün  bozuk  çalıyorsun ---> You act [look] like  angry , bored and displeased today.

 

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bitmek  - This action may used in slang and can mean " to like something or someone so much that  going mad about it or that person.

 

 O arabaya bittim. ---> I liked that car so much .

 

note that this is slang and and might be considered as rude expression by other people. 

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2.       Faruk
1607 posts
 20 Jun 2013 Thu 04:47 pm

Can I add some more Tunci Hocam?

 

ayar olmak - to be pissed off, to get pissed off

 

Onun bu sözlerine ayar oldum - I got pissed off with his words

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ineklemek - to study hard, to pound books

 

Sınavdan önce 3 gün inekledim - I pounded books for 3 days before the exam.

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(okulu) asmak - to skip (school)

 

Yarın beraber okulu asalım - Let´s skip the school tomorrow

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nalları dikmek - to die, to kick the bucket, to bite the dust

 

Dikkat et yoksa nalları dikersin - Be careful or you´ll kick the bucket

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zokayı yutmak - to take the bait, to fall for a trick, to be deceived

 

Adam bize zokayı yutturdu - The guy made us take the bait

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geyik yapmak - to chit chat, to shoot the breeze

 

Arkadaşlarla geyik yapıyoruz - We are shooting the breeze with friends

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boynuzlamak - to cheat (in a relationship)

 

Karısı bu adamı boynuzlamış - His wife cheated on this man

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kafayı yemek - to go crazy, to go nuts, to be out of one´s mind

 

Niye böyle davranıyor? Kafayı mı yedi bu? - Why is he behaving like that? Has he lost his mind?

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ayvayı yemek - to be in trouble

 

Şimdi ayvayı yediler - Now they´re in trouble

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gıcık etmek - to irritate, to annoy

 

Şu adam beni gıcık ediyor - That man is irritating me

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filinta gibi - handsome

 

Şu çocuğa bak, filinta gibi - Look at that boy, he´s handsome

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taş gibi - sexy, beautiful

 

Şu kıza bak, taş gibi - Look at that girl, she´s sexy

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aval aval bakmak - to gawp, to look stupidly


Aval aval bakma, bir şeyler yap - Don´t gawp, do something

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saksı - head

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saksıyı çalıştırmak - to use one´s head, to think

 

Aval aval bakma, saksıyı çalıştır! - Don´t look stupidly, use your head!

 

( enough for today)

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3.       tunci
7149 posts
 20 Jun 2013 Thu 06:16 pm

 

Thanks Faruk Hocam, they are very useful, I reckon learners will enjoy learning and talking Turkish slang words Smile    as  we all using them time to time..

 

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