A List of Turkish Intensified Adjectives

A List of Turkish Intensified Adjectives

A List of Turkish Intensified Adjectives


A List of Turkish Intensified Adjectives

To Intensify a Turkish Adjective


The initial letter of adjective adjective is replaced with one of the letters p,r,s,m.

This method is used in normal conversation by the speaker.

There are some exceptions which add a prefix:

paramparça in smithereeens

çirilçiplak stark naked

This replacement has no rule.

It is the choice of which letter sounds better in general conversation.

The following list is of Intensified Turkish Adjectives and Adverbs which have come into universal use.

Many of then can be found in a good dictionary.

They are in constant use both in daily conversation, newspapers and periodicals.

It is a way that language colours itself.



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Turkish English Intensified Meaning
acayip queer apacayip strange
acele in a hurry alelacele hastily
açık clear/open apaçık very clear
ayrı separate apayrı quite separate
bakkal grocer bakkal çakkal grocers and like
başka another bambaşka quite another
bayağı common basbayağı very common
baygın unconscious aygın baygın languid
bedava gratis besbedava completely free
belli evident besbelli very clear
beter worse besbeter even worse
beyaz white bembeyaz brilliant white
bok shit bombok utterly spoilt
bol full bosbol filled up
boş empty bomboş quite empty
burun nose baltaburun hook nosed
buruşuk creased bumburuşuk wrinkled
bütün all büsbütün wholly
canlı alive capcanlı animate
çabuk quickly çarçabuk very quickly
çevre surroundings çepeçevre all around
çöp rubbish çerçöp sweepings
çıplak nude, naked çırılçıplak stark naked
dağınık untidy darmadağınık really untidy
dar narrow dapdar cramped
daracık pretty narrow dapdaracık very narrow
dazlak bald, skin head dumdazlak completely bald
deli madman zıpırdeli frantic madman
deli crazy zırdeli raving mad
delice crazily deldelice madly
dik perpendicular dimdik bolt upright
diri alive dipdiri full of life
dizgin (stirrup) doludizgin at full pelt
dızlak bald/naked dımdızlak destitute
doğru right/correct dosdoğru dead right
dolu full dopdolu crammed full
duru limpid dupduru very clear
düz flat düpedüz dead flat
düz straight dümdüz dead straight
düz even düpedüz dead even
geniş wide gepgeniş expansive
gıcır brand new gıpgıcır spanking new
gündüz daylight güpegündüz broad daylight
hızli fast hıphızli very fast
ince thin ipince very thin
ılık tepid ıpılık lukewarm
ıslak wet ıpıslak sopping
ıssız uninhabited ıpıssız desolate
iri big ipiri very huge
kara black kapkara pitch black
kalın thick kapkalın quite thick
karışık mixed karmakarışık mixed up
kısa short kıpkısa very short
koca large koskoca huge
kocaman huge koskocaman enormous
kolay easy kopkolay very easily
koyu dense dark kopkoyu really dark
kör blind köpkör absolutely blind
kötü bad köpkötü very bad
kötürüm paralyzed köskötürüm comatose
kuru dry kupkuru bone dry
kütük a log küskütük hopelessly drunk
kıvrak tidy kıskıvrak neat and tidy
mavi blue masmavi bright blue
mor purple mosmor bright purple
pak clean akpak squeaky clean
pembe pink pespembe shocking pink
perişan worried perperişan perturbed
parça bits paramparça in smithereens
pis dirty pimpis filthy dirty
sağlam healthy sapasağlam in fine fettle
sarı yellow sapsarı bright yellow
sefil miserable/poor sersefil very poor
sıcak hot sımsıcak red-hot
sıklam damp sırılsıklam sopping
sıkı tight sımsıkı very tight
sivri sharp sipsivri dead sharp
siyah black simsiyah jet black
şirin charming şipşirin very charming
talan pillage alantalan in confusion
tamam complete tastamam perfect
tatlı sweet taptatlı very sweet
taze fresh (food) terütaze very fresh
taze fresh taptaze very fresh
temiz clean tertemiz squeaky clean
top ball-like tortop quite round
uslu docile upuslu well behaved
uzun long upuzun very long
uygun suitable upuygun adequate
yalnız alone yapayalnız absolutely alone
yassı flat and wide yamyassı very flat
yaş wet yamyaş all wet
yeni new yepyeni brand new
yeşil green yemyeşil bright green
yumru swollen yusyumru very swollen
yumuşak soft yusyumuşak very soft
yuvarlak spherical yusyuvarlak globular
zayıf thin zapzayıf feeble
zor difficult zopzor very hard


Güncelleme Tarihi: 21 Mart 2018, 09:24
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