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turn on sb

phrasal verb with turn uk   /tɜːn/  us   /tɝːn/ verb
to attack or criticize someone suddenly and unexpectedly: Suddenly she just turned on me and accused me of undermining her.
Translations of “turn on sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 突然襲擊(某人), 突然批評(某人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 突然袭击(某人), 突然批评(某人)…
(Definition of turn on sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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