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turn up

phrasal verb with turn uk   /tɜːn/ us   /tɝːn/ verb
  • (HAPPEN)

informal If a better situation or an opportunity to do something turns up, it happens or becomes available unexpectedly or in a way that was not planned: Don't worry about it - something will turn up, you'll see. This job turned up just when I needed it.

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uk   /ˈtɜːn.ʌp/ us   /ˈtɝːn.ʌp/
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