50 Important Turkish Adjectives

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In this Turkish vocabulary lesson, we will learn 50 Important Adjectives.

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50 Common Turkish Adjectives

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İyi
Good
Çok iyi Türkçe konuşuyorsun.
You speak really good Turkish.
Kötü
Bad
Çizdiği resim çok kötüydü.
The picture she drew was really bad.
Kolay
Easy
Bu gördüğüm en kolay bulmaca.
This is the easiest puzzle I’ve seen.
Zor
Hard
Geçen hafta çok zor bir sınava girdim.
Last week I sat a really hard exam.
Çirkin
Ugly
Çirkin Ördek Yavrusu hikayesini biliyor musun?
Do you know the story of the Ugly Duckling?
Güzel
Pretty
Kız, güzel çiçekleri kokladı.
The girl smelled the pretty flowers.
Yakışıklı
Handsome
Ahmet sınıfın en yakışıklı erkeğidir.
Ahmet is the most handsome guy in class.
Korkak
Coward
Korkak olma, hadi havuza atla.
Don’t be a coward, c’mon jump into the pool.
Cesur
Brave
Cesur asker yaralı arkadaşını kurtardı.
The brave soldier saved his wounded friend.
Agresif
Aggressive
Bana karşı neden bu kadar agresifsin?
Why are you so aggressive towards me?
Tedirgin
Uneasy
Tedirgin çocuk, küçük adımlarla yürüdü.
The uneasy child walked with in small steps.
Şaşkın
Confused
Ayça şaşkın bakışlarla kardeşine baktı.
Ayça looked at her brother with confused eyes.
Dikkatli
Careful
Zemin çok ıslak, lütfen dikkatli ol.
The floor is really wet, please be careful.
Endişeli
Anxious,
Concerned
Kendi geleceğim hakkında endişeliyim.
I’m concerned about my future.
Sakin
Calm
Sakin bir sonbahar akşamıydı.
It was a calm autumn night.
Hissiz
Numb
Parmakları soğuktan hissizdi.
His fingers were numb from the cold.
Soğuk
Cold
Bana bu kadar soğuk davranma.
Don’t be so cold to me.
Sıcak
Hot
Böylesine sıcak havada yürüyüş yapma.
Don’t go walking in such a hot weather.
Rahat
Comfortable
Yeni aldığım bu ayakkabılar rahatmış.
These new shoes I’ve bought are comfortable.
İyimser
Optimist
Tarkan’ın iyimser bir karakteri var.
Tarkan has an optimist character.
Karamsar
Pessimist
Yaşadıkları onu karamsar yaptı.
What he experienced made him pessimist.
Anlayışlı
Understanding
Başkalarına karşı anlayışlı olmak lazım.
We need to be understanding towards others.
Umursamaz
Reckless
İnsan genç olunca umursamaz oluyor.
When a person is young, they are reckless.
Çalışkan
Hardworking
Çalışkan insanların hayalleri gerçekleşir.
Hardworking people’s dreams become real.
Tembel
Lazy
Tembel oğlan bütün gün televizyon izledi.
The lazy kid watched television all day.
Özenli
Attentive
Mert çok özenli birisidir.
Mert is a really attentive person.
Düzensiz
Ragged
Düzensiz kıyafetleriyle partiye geldi.      
He came to the party with ragged clothes.
Yetenekli
Gifted
Piyano çalmada oldukça yeteknekliyim.
I’m particularly gifted in playing the piano.
Beceriksiz
Inept
Beceriksiz öğrenci sınavda başarısız oldu.            
The inept student failed the exam.
Hırslı
Avid,
Ambitious
Selin hırslı bir adamla evlenmek istiyor.
Selin wants to marry an ambitious man.
Meraklı
Curious
Meraklı kedi, köpekli bahçeye girdi.       
The curious cat entered the garden with dogs.
Sevinçli
Joyful,
Happy
Çocuklar kadar sevinçliyim.       
I’m joyful like children.
Üzgün
Upset,
Sorry
Hastanedeki adam üzgün görünüyordu.
The man at the hospital looked upset.
Zevkli
Amusing
Dün akşamki konser inanılmaz zevkliydi.             
Last night’s concert was incredibly amusing.
Sıkıcı
Boring
Bu film çok sıkıcı. Nesini beğendin?       
This film was really boring. What did you like?
Mutlu
Happy
Sahibini gören köpek mutlu oldu.           
Upon seeing its owner, the dog became happy.
Mutsuz
Sad
Mutsuz bir hayat yaşamamayı tercih ederim.    
I choose not to live a sad life.
Kibirli
Arrogant
Onun kadar kibirli başka birisini görmedim.       
I haven’t seen any woman as arrogant as her.
Alçak gönüllü
Humble
Herkes alçak gönüllü olamaz.    
Not everyone can be humble.
Utangaç
Shy
Utangaç adam güzel kıza aşkını ilan etti.              
The shy guy declared his love for the pretty girl.
Utanmaz
Shameless
Utanmaz bir adam salonda çıplak oturdu.           
A shameless man sat naked in the living room.
Deli
Crazy
Bu teklifi kabul etmek için deli olmalısın!             
You must be crazy to accept this offer!
Akıllı
Smart
Kız hem güzeldi hemde çok akıllıydı.     
The girl was both beautiful and smart.
Sinsi
Sly
Sinsi adam polisi kandırdı.          
The sly man fooled the police.
Saf
Naive
Nasıl bu kadar saf olabilirsin?    
How can you be so naive?
Şaşırtıcı
Intriguing
Yapılan deneyin sonucu şaşırtıcıydı.      
The outcome of the experiment was intriguing.
Sıradan
Ordinary
Bugün oldukça sıradan bir gündü.          
Today was a rather ordinary day.
Amirane
Bossy,
Authoritative
Kız arkadaşım çok amirane, dayanamıyorum.    
My girlfriend is so bossy, I can’t take it.
Hassas
Sensitive
Cildim güneşe karşı çok hassas.
My skin is really sensitive against the sun.
Dayanaklı
Durable
Bu bina her türlü afete karşı dayanıklıdır.           
This building is durable against any calamity.

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