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You've already moved your piece – it's my turn now.
I'm sure it's your turn to wash the dishes.
You'll just have to wait your turn like everyone else.
He made a left turn into a quiet street.
The argument over drugs in sport took an unexpected turn yesterday.
The weather suddenly took a turn for the worse.
We wanted to express our shock at today's tragic turn of events.
This is the British English definition of turn. View American English definition of turn.
the amount of money that a business makes or loses
a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the timeadd a word
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