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turn out

verb uk phrasal verb with turn   /tɜːn/ us    /tɝːn/

(HAPPEN)

B2 to happen in a particular way or to have a particular result, especially an unexpected one: As events turned out, we were right to have decided to leave early. How did the recipe turn out?Occurring and happening B2 to be known or discovered finally and surprisingly: [+ to infinitive] The truth turned out to be stranger than we had expected. [+ that] It turns out that she had known him when they were children.Revealing secrets and becoming known

(GO)

B2 If people turn out for an event, they go to be there or to watch: Thousands of people turned out to welcome the England team home. Arriving, entering and invading
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