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English definition of “turn sth over”

turn sth over

(THINK) phrasal verb with turn     /tɜːn/ US  /tɝːn/ verb
to think about something for a period of time: His father had been turning the idea over in his mind for some time.Thinking and contemplating
(Definition of turn sth over (THINK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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