turn (sb) back Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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turn (sb) back

phrasal verb with turn uk   /tɜːn/  us   /tɝːn/ verb
B2 to ​return in the ​direction you have come from, or to make someone do this: We're ​lost - we'll have to ​turn back.
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