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English definition of “turn sth/sb down”

turn sth/sb down

verb uk phrasal verb with turn   /tɜːn/ us    /tɝːn/
B2 to refuse an offer or request: He offered her a trip to Australia but she turned it/him down. He turned down the job because it involved too much travelling.
(Definition of turn sth/sb down from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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