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English definition of “turn sb off”

turn sb off

informal
verb uk phrasal verb with turn   /tɜːn/ us    /tɝːn/
to stop someone feeling interested or excited, especially sexually: I should think the smell of her breath would turn any man off.Sexual activity in generalPhysical and sexual assault and abduction
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