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English definition of “turn”


verb [I or T] (CHANGE POSITION)    /tɜːn/ US  /tɝːn/
B1 to move , or to move an object or page , so that a different side or surface is on the top : Now turn the page , please , and start work on Exercise 2. She turned the vase over to look for the price . He turned over two or three pages . She put out the light , turned over (= rolled in order to face in another direction ) and went to sleep . Now turn to (= open the book at) page 23 and look at the first paragraph .Changing direction
(Definition of turn verb (CHANGE POSITION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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