Translation of "turn (sth) over" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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turn (sth) over

UK
phrasal verb with turn uk /tɜːn/ us /tɝːn/ verb

to change to a different television station

换台,调台
This programme's boring - can I turn over to BBC2? 这个节目没意思——我要不要换到BBC台上?

More examples

  • We turned over to watch the news.
  • If you don't like this film, we can always turn over.

turn sth over

phrasal verb with turn uk /tɜːn/ us /tɝːn/ verb

(USE)

to use or allow something to be used for a different purpose

(使)转为他用
Grants are being offered to farmers who agree to turn over their land to parkland. 同意退耕还林的农民将得到拨款补助。

(THINK)

to think about something for a period of time

思考;认真考虑
His father had been turning the idea over in his mind for some time. 他父亲反复考虑这个想法已经有一段时间了。

(Translation of “turn (sth) over” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)