çekmek

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish چكمك (çekmek, to pull, drag, draw, attract, imbibe, absorb, weigh, bear, suffer), from Proto-Turkic [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t͡ʃɛcˈmɛc]
  • Hyphenation: çek‧mek

Verb[edit]

çekmek (third-person singular simple present çeker)

  1. (transitive) to pull
  2. (transitive) to draw, haul, drag, tug
  3. (transitive) to attract, draw
  4. (transitive) to suck in, pull in, draw in
  5. (transitive) to suck, absorb
  6. (transitive) to bear, endure, put up with, suffer, brook, undergo
  7. (transitive, with ablative case) to withdraw
  8. (transitive) to inflect, conjugate
  9. (intransitive) to last, take time
  10. (intransitive) to weigh, have a weight of
  11. (intransitive) to shrink
  12. (intransitive) to take after, resemble

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References[edit]

  • Clauson, Gerard (1972), “çek-”, in An Etymological Dictionary of pre-thirteenth-century Turkish, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 413