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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: Grants are being offered to farmers who agree to turn over their land to woodland and forests.

(THINK)

to think about something for a period of time: His father had been turning the idea over in his mind for some time.
Translations of “turn sth over”
in Chinese (Traditional) 使用, (使)轉為他用…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使用, (使)转为他用…
(Definition of turn sth over phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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