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turn



I - noun
1. a circular segment of a curve (Freq. 7)
- a bend in the road
- a crook in the path
Syn:
bend, crook, twist
Derivationally related forms:
crook (for: crook), bend (for: bend)
Hypernyms:
curve, curved shape
Hyponyms:
bight
2. the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course (Freq. 6)
- he took a turn to the right
Syn:
turning
Derivationally related forms:
turn (for: turning)
Hypernyms:
change of course
Hyponyms:
diversion, deviation, digression, deflection, deflexion,
divagation, right, left, kick turn, stem turn, stem,
telemark, swerve, swerving, veering, three-point turn, version
3. (game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession (Freq. 4)
- it is my turn
- it is still my play
Syn:
play
Topics:
game
Hypernyms:
activity
Hyponyms:
move, start, starting, innings, attack,
attack, bat, at-bat, lead, ruff,
trumping, trick
4. an unforeseen development (Freq. 2)
- events suddenly took an awkward turn
Syn:
turn of events, twist
Hypernyms:
development
5. a movement in a new direction (Freq. 1)
- the turning of the wind
Syn:
turning
Derivationally related forms:
turn (for: turning)
Hypernyms:
movement, motion
Hyponyms:
reversal, turn around, yaw, swerve, rotation,
revolution, gyration, return, coming back, volution
6. the act of turning away or in the opposite direction (Freq. 1)
- he made an abrupt turn away from her
Hypernyms:
change of direction, reorientation
7. turning or twisting around (in place) (Freq. 1)
- with a quick twist of his head he surveyed the room
Syn:
twist
Hypernyms:
rotation, rotary motion
Hyponyms:
twiddle
8. a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program
- he did his act three times every evening
- she had a catchy little routine
- it was one of the best numbers he ever did
Syn:
act, routine, number, bit
Derivationally related forms:
act (for: act)
Hypernyms:
performance, public presentation
Hyponyms:
show-stopper, showstopper, stopper
9. a favor for someone
- he did me a good turn
Syn:
good turn
Hypernyms:
favor, favour
10. a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)
- it's my go
- a spell of work
Syn:
go, spell, tour
Derivationally related forms:
go (for: go)
Hypernyms:
shift, work shift, duty period
11. (sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
Syn:
bout, round
Topics:
sport, athletics
Hypernyms:
part, section, division
Hyponyms:
top, top of the inning, bottom, bottom of the inning
Part Holonyms:
playing period, period of play, play
12. taking a short walk out and back
- we took a turn in the park
Hypernyms:
walk

II - verb
1. change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense (Freq. 187)
- 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
See Also:
turn back, turn away, turn to
Derivationally related forms:
turning
Hypernyms:
move
Hyponyms:
twist, flip, flip over, turn over, turn on a dime,
roll, roll over, swing around, swing about, turn around, toss,
port, face, turn off, turn away, gee, about-face,
caracole, corner, overturn, tip over, tump over, bend,
swerve, sheer, curve, trend, veer, slue,
slew, cut, deflect, avert, turn out, splay,
spread out, rotate, circumvolve, pivot, swivel, gyrate,
spiral, coil, corkscrew, deviate, divert, pronate
Verb Frames:
- Something ----s
- Somebody ----s
- Something is ----ing PP
- They turn the car down the avenue
2. undergo a transformation or a change of position or action (Freq. 21)
- We turned from Socialism to Capitalism
- The people turned against the President when he stole the election
Syn:
change state
See Also:
turn around, turn off
Derivationally related forms:
turning
Hypernyms:
change
Hyponyms:
wake up, awake, arouse, awaken, wake,
come alive, waken, zonk out, pass out, black out, come to,
revive, resuscitate, tense, tense up, relax, loosen up,
unbend, unwind, decompress, slow down, reduce, melt off,
lose weight, slim, slenderize, thin, slim down, gain,
put on, dress, clothe, enclothe, garb, raiment,
tog, garment, habilitate, fit out, apparel, cross-fertilize,
cross-fertilise, conceive, secularize, secularise, citrate, equilibrate,
fall, become, go, get, worsen, decline,
better, improve, ameliorate, meliorate, disengage, overgrow,
concentrate, break, acidify, acetify, alkalize, alkalise,
alkalify, basify, ionize, ionise, ossify, catalyze,
catalyse, get worse, relapse, fluctuate, explode, burst forth,
break loose, die, decease, perish, exit, pass away,
expire, pass, kick the bucket, cash in one's chips, buy the farm, conk,
give-up the ghost, drop dead, pop off, choke, croak, snuff it,
be born, cloud over, carbonize, carbonise, cool, chill,
cool down, heat, hot up, heat up, carburize, carburise,
freeze, boil, burn, combust, emaciate, Frenchify,
thicken, inspissate, solvate, react, dissolve, fade out,
fade away, empty, discharge, fill, fill up, homogenize,
homogenise, curdle, clabber, clot, coagulate, sour,
ferment, work, integrate, precipitate, calcify, coke,
carnify, chondrify, emulsify, denitrify, esterify, etherify,
thrombose, open, open up, close, shut, sorb,
take up, calm, calm down, cool off, chill out, simmer down,
settle down, cool it, thrive, prosper, fly high, flourish,
emancipate, liberate, get into, tangle with, liquefy, erupt,
ignite, catch fire, take fire, conflagrate
Verb Group:
become, grow
Verb Frames:
- Something ----s
- Somebody ----s
3. undergo a change or development (Freq. 12)
- The water turned into ice
- Her former friend became her worst enemy
- He turned traitor
Syn:
become
Hypernyms:
transform, transmute, metamorphose
Hyponyms:
reduce, come down, boil down, suffocate, choke,
nucleate, come, add up, amount
Verb Group:
change state
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s somebody
- Something ----s something
4. cause to move around or rotate (Freq. 8)
- turn a key
- turn your palm this way
Hypernyms:
move, displace
Hyponyms:
reorient, supinate, port
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
5. change to the contrary (Freq. 7)
- 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
Syn:
change by reversal, reverse
See Also:
turn on, turn off
Derivationally related forms:
reversible (for: reverse), reverse (for: reverse), reversal (for: reverse)
Hypernyms:
change
Hyponyms:
interchange, tack, switch, alternate, flip,
flip-flop, turn the tables, turn the tide, commutate, switch over, exchange,
correct, rectify, right, falsify, permute, commute,
transpose, metamorphose, transfigure, transmogrify, revert, return,
retrovert, regress, turn back, desynchronize, desynchronise, desecrate,
unhallow, deconsecrate, undo
Verb Frames:
- Something ----s
- Somebody ----s
- Somebody ----s something
- Something ----s somebody
- Something ----s something
6. pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute;
become (Freq. 5)
- The weather turned nasty
- She grew angry
Syn:
grow
Derivationally related forms:
growth (for: grow)
Hypernyms:
change
Hyponyms:
bald
Verb Group:
change state
Verb Frames:
- Something is ----ing PP
- Something ----s something Adjective/Noun
- Something ----s Adjective/Noun
- John will turn angry
7. pass to the other side of (Freq. 5)
- turn the corner
- move around the obstacle
Syn:
move around
Hypernyms:
travel, go, move, locomote
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
8. let (something) fall or spill from a container (Freq. 2)
- turn the flour onto a plate
Syn:
release
Derivationally related forms:
release (for: release)
Hypernyms:
transmit, transfer, transport, channel, channelize, channelise
Hyponyms:
deflate, throw
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something PP
9. move around an axis or a center (Freq. 1)
- The wheels are turning
Hypernyms:
move
Hyponyms:
revolve, go around, rotate
Verb Frames:
- Something ----s
- Something is ----ing PP
10. cause to move around a center so as to show another side of (Freq. 1)
- turn a page of a book
Syn:
turn over
Derivationally related forms:
turner
Hypernyms:
move, displace
Hyponyms:
evert, leaf
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
- They turn the coin
11. to send or let go (Freq. 1)
- They turned away the crowd at the gate of the governor's mansion
Hypernyms:
send, direct
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
- Somebody ----s somebody
12. to break and turn over earth especially with a plow (Freq. 1)
- Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week
- turn the earth in the Spring
Syn:
plow, plough
Derivationally related forms:
plough (for: plough), ploughing (for: plough), plower (for: plow), plow (for: plow), plowing (for: plow)
Topics:
farming, agriculture, husbandry
Hypernyms:
till
Hyponyms:
ridge, harrow, disk
Entailment:
dig, delve, cut into, turn over
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s
- Somebody ----s something
13. shape by rotating on a lathe or cutting device or a wheel (Freq. 1)
- turn the legs of the table
- turn the clay on the wheel
Derivationally related forms:
turner, turnery
Hypernyms:
shape, form
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
- The girls turn the wooden sticks
14. change color (Freq. 1)
- In Vermont, the leaves turn early
Hypernyms:
grow, discolor, discolour, colour, color
Verb Frames:
- Something ----s
15. twist suddenly so as to sprain (Freq. 1)
- 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
Syn:
twist, sprain, wrench, wrick, rick
Derivationally related forms:
rick (for: rick), wrick (for: wrick), wrench (for: wrench), sprain (for: sprain), twist (for: twist)
Hypernyms:
injure, wound
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
- Did he turn his foot?
16. cause to change or turn into something different;
assume new characteristics
- The princess turned the frog into a prince by kissing him
- The alchemists tried to turn lead into gold
Hypernyms:
change, alter, modify
Verb Group:
become
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
- Somebody ----s somebody
- Something ----s somebody
- Something ----s something
17. accomplish by rotating
- turn a somersault
- turn cartwheels
Derivationally related forms:
turner
Hypernyms:
do, perform
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
18. get by buying and selling
- the company turned a good profit after a year
Topics:
commerce, commercialism, mercantilism
Hypernyms:
get, acquire
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
19. cause to move along an axis or into a new direction
- turn your face to the wall
- turn the car around
- turn your dance partner around
Hypernyms:
move, displace
Hyponyms:
bring about
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
- Somebody ----s somebody
20. channel one's attention, interest, thought, or attention toward or away from something
- The pedophile turned to boys for satisfaction
- people turn to mysticism at the turn of a millennium
Hypernyms:
send, direct
Hyponyms:
take up
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s PP
21. cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form
- bend the rod
- twist the dough into a braid
- the strong man could turn an iron bar
Syn:
flex, bend, deform, twist
Ant:
unbend (for: bend)
Derivationally related forms:
deformation (for: deform), bendable (for: bend), bender (for: bend), bend (for: bend), flexible (for: flex)
Hypernyms:
change shape, change form, deform
Hyponyms:
indent, dent, incurvate, gnarl, crank,
convolve, convolute
Verb Frames:
- Something ----s
- Somebody ----s something
- Something ----s something
22. alter the functioning or setting of
- turn the dial to 10
- turn the heat down
Hypernyms:
operate, control
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
23. direct at someone
- She turned a smile on me
- They turned their flashlights on the car
Hypernyms:
aim, take, train, take aim, direct
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
24. go sour or spoil
- The milk has soured
- The wine worked
- The cream has turned--we have to throw it out
Syn:
sour, ferment, work
Derivationally related forms:
fermentation (for: ferment), ferment (for: ferment), souring (for: sour)
Hypernyms:
change state
Verb Group:
ferment, work
Verb Frames:
- Something ----s
25. have recourse to or make an appeal or request for help or information to
- She called on her Representative to help her
- She turned to her relatives for help
Syn:
call on
Hypernyms:
appeal, invoke
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s somebody
- Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE
26. become officially one year older
- She is turning 50 this year
Hypernyms:
senesce, age, get on, mature, maturate
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s

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