(Turkish - German Dictionary) :
(Turkish - English dictionary) :
1. to be stretched, be strained, be tightened, be drawn taut. 2. /a/ to be stretched over; to be spread out. 3. (for a limb, muscle, etc.) to be stretched out, be extended. 4. colloq. to act high and mighty, swell. 5. (for nerves, relations, etc.) to be strained, be tensed up. gerile gerile pompously, with great self-importance.