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"turn to sb/sth" in British English

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turn to sb/sth

phrasal verb with turn uk   /tɜːn/  us   /tɝːn/ verb
(Definition of turn to sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"turn to sb/sth" in Business English

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turn to sb/sth

phrasal verb with turn uk   us   /tɜːn/ verb [I or T]
to go to someone or something to get ​help with a difficult ​situation: Investors ​turned to the ​bondmarkets to ​try and ​increase their ​returns.
(Definition of turn to sb/sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “turn to sb/sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 求助于……
in Chinese (Traditional) 求助於……
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