Translation of "turn to sth" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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turn to sth

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

to start to do or use something bad, especially because you are unhappy

(尤指因不开心)开始使用(不好之物), 开始做(不当之事)
She turned to drugs after the break-up of her marriage. 婚姻破裂后她开始吸毒。

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