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Related to at every turn: cut some slack, gunning for, if push comes to shove, not a chance, pulling the strings, no avail

turn

(Change), noun bend, change of direction, curve, detour, deviation, diversion, particular interpretation, twist, vicissitude
Associated concepts: turnover order

turn

(Rotation), noun circuit, cycle, gyration, revolution, shift, span stretch, stint

turn

(Change), verb alter, avert, bend, change, change opinion, coil, contort, convert, curdle, curl, deviate, ferment, form, induce, influence, metamorphose, mold, persuade, prevail upon, recast, reconstruct, shift, sinuate, slue, sway, swerve, transform, transmute, transpose, veer, wind, win over

turn

(Deflect), verb alter belief, argue, avert, change course, convince, gainsay, maneuver, outmaneuver, transform, vary
Associated concepts: turn state's evidence

turn

(Rotate), verb change, gyrate, jibe, move, move clockwise, move counterclockwise, pivot, pull, push, spin, swivel, whirl
See also: accident, alter, avert, contort, contour, convert, crossroad, deviate, digress, flair, gift, impair, influence, occurrence, opportunity, oscillate, posture, predisposition, prejudice, proclivity, quirk, shape, situation, slant, spoil, tendency, transform, transition
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Yorke shone vocally on ``No Surprises,'' an ironically titled piece, perhaps, for a band that offers surprises at every turn.
As a member of our Franchise Network, we will be there working side by side to assist them at every turn.
The problem is, as filmed by Gray and written by Donna and Wayne Powers, the movie's plot developments are telegraphed at every turn.
At every turn, we have consistently adopted Insurance Commissioner Garamendi's advisory rate reductions, and plan to continue to do what we can to keep jobs in California and bring greater prosperity to those business owners that choose to do business with us.
Think: Finn (Ice T) discovers deceit at every turn while investigating the death of an epileptic foster child.
At the same time, it protects the asbestos industry and cuts its liability at every turn.
At every turn, pressure to conform is placed on children and men as well as women, while some of the mullahs directing the effort inevitably turn out to possess the most deviant souls of all.
Facing danger at every turn, Penelope would often get help from her friends, the Ant Hill Mob, a group of seven diminutive men who would come to her rescue.
The entire village is transformed in a holiday haunt with surprises at every turn.
Elsewhere there's another tame romance between Achilles and a vestal virgin (Rose Byrne), plenty of melodramatic posturing between Achilles and Agamemnon and laughable dialogue at every turn.
In the tragic version, Melinda (played in both stories by Radha Mitchell) is a high-strung, unstable force of nature who blows into the lives of past friends (Chloe Sevigny, Jonny Lee Miller), finding and creating drama at every turn.