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turn somewhere/sth over

informal
verb uk phrasal verb with turn   /tɜːn/ us    /tɝːn/
to steal something from a place or to search it, making it very untidy or causing damage: Did you hear Paul's flat got turned over last week?
Translations of “turn somewhere/sth over”
in Chinese (Traditional) 搶劫,洗劫…
in Chinese (Simplified) 抢劫,洗劫…
(Definition of turn somewhere/sth over from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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