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  • 1 turn round — ► turn round (or around) reverse the previously poor performance of. Main Entry: ↑turn …

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  • 2 turn|round — «TURN ROWND», noun. = turnaround. (Cf. ↑turnaround) …

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  • 3 turn round — phrasal verb Word forms turn round : present tense I/you/we/they turn round he/she/it turns round present participle turning round past tense turned round past participle turned round British same as turn around …

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  • 4 turn round — phr verb Turn round is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑economy …

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  • 5 turn-round — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) Etymology: turn round 1. : a place for turning around 2. : turnabout 3 …

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  • 6 turn round — verb a) To revolve or rotate around a centre. The body was turning round slowly as it fell. b) To turn so as to be facing in the opposite direction. It seemed that there was someone behind me; but when I turned round, no one was there …

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  • 7 turn round — see turn around …

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  • 8 turn round — Revolve, whirl, turn …

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  • 9 turn round — /ˌtɜ:n raυnd/ verb to make a company change from making a loss to become profitable ♦ they turned the company round in less than a year they made the company profitable in less than a year …

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  • 10 turn round — /ˌtɜ:n raυnd/ verb to make a company change from making a loss to become profitable ♦ they turned the company round in less than a year they made the company profitable in less than a year …

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  • 11 turn round — rotate in a circular path; surround, encircle …

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  • 12 turn-round — /ˈtɜn raʊnd/ (say tern rownd) noun 1. the process of preparing a ship in port or a train, etc., at a terminus for the return journey. 2. the time taken to do this …

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  • 13 TURN ROUND — …

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  • 14 turn·round — /ˈtɚnˌraʊnd/ noun, pl rounds [count] Brit : ↑turnaround 1 …

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  • 15 turn round and do something — turn round/around and do sth idiom (informal) used to report what sb says or does, when this is surprising or annoying • How could she turn round and say that, after all I ve done for her? Main entry: ↑turnidiom …

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  • 16 turn-round rate — The total cost of a transaction on a commodity market, including the broker s commission and the fee charged by the clearing house …

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  • 17 To turn round — Turn Turn, v. i. 1. To move round; to have a circular motion; to revolve entirely, repeatedly, or partially; to change position, so as to face differently; to whirl or wheel round; as, a wheel turns on its axis; a spindle turns on a pivot; a man… …

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  • 18 Turn — Turn, v. i. 1. To move round; to have a circular motion; to revolve entirely, repeatedly, or partially; to change position, so as to face differently; to whirl or wheel round; as, a wheel turns on its axis; a spindle turns on a pivot; a man turns …

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  • 19 turn — ► VERB 1) move in a circular direction wholly or partly around an axis. 2) move into a different position, especially so as to face or move in the opposite direction. 3) change in nature, state, form, or colour; make or become. 4) shape on a… …

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  • 20 Round — Round, adv. 1. On all sides; around. [1913 Webster] Round he throws his baleful eyes. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Circularly; in a circular form or manner; by revolving or reversing one s position; as, to turn one s head round; a wheel turns round …

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