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turn-off

noun [C usually singular] (DISLIKE)   informal
 
uk
/ˈtɜːn.ɒf/
How to pronounce turn-off noun (DISLIKE) in British English
 
us
/ˈtɝːn.ɑːf/
How to pronounce turn-off noun (DISLIKE) in American English
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(Pronunciation of turn-off noun (DISLIKE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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