English dictionary definition of:

turn


Noun

  • taking a short walk out and back
  • turning or twisting around (in place)
  • the act of turning away or in the opposite direction
  • the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course
  • (game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession
  • a favor for someone
  • a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program
  • a movement in a new direction
  • an unforeseen development
  • a circular segment of a curve
  • (sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
  • a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)

Verb

  • twist suddenly so as to sprain
  • pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become
  • change to the contrary
  • undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
  • become officially one year older
  • change color
  • go sour or spoil
  • have recourse to or make an appeal or request for help or information to
  • direct at someone
  • alter the functioning or setting of
  • cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form
  • let (something) fall or spill from a container
  • shape by rotating on a lathe or cutting device or a wheel
  • to break and turn over earth especially with a plow
  • change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense
  • pass to the other side of
  • channel one's attention, interest, thought, or attention toward or away from something
  • to send or let go
  • cause to move around a center so as to show another side of
  • cause to move around or rotate
  • cause to move along an axis or into a new direction
  • move around an axis or a center
  • get by buying and selling
  • accomplish by rotating
  • undergo a change or development
  • cause to change or turn into something different;assume new characteristics

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act become bend bit bout crook deform ferment flex go grow number play plough British English spelling plow American English spelling release reverse rick round routine sour spell sprain tour turning twist work wrench wrick

Scrabble score for turn


Scrabble score = 4

generated at 10:26:55 on 19-09-19

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