Definisi 'turn'
English to English
noun
1 a circular segment of a curve
Example:
• a bend in the road
• a crook in the path
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2 the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course
Example:
• he took a turn to the right
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3 (game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession
Example:
• it is my turn
• it is still my play
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4 an unforeseen development
Example:
• events suddenly took an awkward turn
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5 a movement in a new direction
Example:
• the turning of the wind
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6 the act of turning away or in the opposite direction
Example:
• he made an abrupt turn away from her
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7 turning or twisting around (in place)
Example:
• with a quick twist of his head he surveyed the room
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8 a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)
Example:
• it's my go
• a spell of work
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9 (sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
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10 a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program
Example:
• he did his act three times every evening
• she had a catchy little routine
• it was one of the best numbers he ever did
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11 a favor for someone
Example:
• he did me a good turn
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12 taking a short walk out and back
Example:
• we took a turn in the park
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13 The act of turning; movement or motion about, or as if about, a center or axis; revolution; as, the turn of a wheel.
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verb
14 change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense
Example:
• Turn towards me
• The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face
• She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs
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15 undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
Example:
• We turned from Socialism to Capitalism
• The people turned against the President when he stole the election
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16 undergo a change or development
Example:
• The water turned into ice
• Her former friend became her worst enemy
• He turned traitor
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17 cause to move around or rotate
Example:
• turn a key
• turn your palm this way
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18 change to the contrary
Example:
• The trend was reversed
• the tides turned against him
• public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern
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19 pass to the other side of
Example:
• turn the corner
• move around the obstacle
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20 pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become
Example:
• The weather turned nasty
• She grew angry
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21 let (something) fall or spill from a container
Example:
• turn the flour onto a plate
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22 move around an axis or a center
Example:
• The wheels are turning
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23 cause to move around a center so as to show another side of
Example:
• turn a page of a book
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24 to send or let go
Example:
• They turned away the crowd at the gate of the governor's mansion
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25 to break and turn over earth especially with a plow
Example:
• Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week
• turn the earth in the Spring
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26 shape by rotating on a lathe or cutting device or a wheel
Example:
• turn the legs of the table
• turn the clay on the wheel
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27 change color
Example:
• In Vermont, the leaves turn early
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28 twist suddenly so as to sprain
Example:
• wrench one's ankle
• The wrestler twisted his shoulder
• the hikers sprained their ankles when they fell
• I turned my ankle and couldn't walk for several days
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29 cause to change or turn into something different;assume new characteristics
Example:
• The princess turned the frog into a prince by kissing him
• The alchemists tried to turn lead into gold
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30 accomplish by rotating
Example:
• turn a somersault
• turn cartwheels
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31 get by buying and selling
Example:
• the company turned a good profit after a year
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32 cause to move along an axis or into a new direction
Example:
• turn your face to the wall
• turn the car around
• turn your dance partner around
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33 channel one's attention, interest, thought, or attention toward or away from something
Example:
• The pedophile turned to boys for satisfaction
• people turn to mysticism at the turn of a millennium
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34 cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form
Example:
• bend the rod
• twist the dough into a braid
• the strong man could turn an iron bar
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35 alter the functioning or setting of
Example:
• turn the dial to 10
• turn the heat down
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36 direct at someone
Example:
• She turned a smile on me
• They turned their flashlights on the car
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37 have recourse to or make an appeal or request for help or information to
Example:
• She called on her Representative to help her
• She turned to her relatives for help
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38 go sour or spoil
Example:
• The milk has soured
• The wine worked
• The cream has turned--we have to throw it out
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39 become officially one year older
Example:
• She is turning 50 this year
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40 To cause to move upon a center, or as if upon a center; to give circular motion to; to cause to revolve; to cause to move round, either partially, wholly, or repeatedly; to make to change position so as to present other sides in given directions; to make to face otherwise; as, to turn a wheel or a spindle; to turn the body or the head.
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41 To move round; to have a circular motion; to revolve entirely, repeatedly, or partially; to change position, so as to face differently; to whirl or wheel round; as, a wheel turns on its axis; a spindle turns on a pivot; a man turns on his heel.
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42 To make a turn about or around (something); to go or pass around by turning; as, to turn a corner.
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More Word(s)
pick up, turn around, put off, turn off, address, unbend, act, play, represent, reversal, turning, switch on, turn on, cut, switch off, contortion, deformation, bender, bend, game, athletics, sport, agriculture, farming, commerce, cut into, delve, dig, turn over, walk, rotary motion, rotation, change of direction, reorientation, activity, favor, motion,

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