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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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Lots of Challenge Wales volunteers and supporters helped us to get the message out there about our funding bid and we are so pleased that people picked up the phone on the night and voted for our Turning the Tide project.
In coordination with Cavalry Chapel of Old Bridge New Jersey, earlier this spring Turning the Tide also helped an elderly and ill Union Beach couple, displaced from their home, to restore heat and a bathroom in their home.
We are turning the tide on the compensation culture which has pushed up the cost of insurance for drivers, schools and business and taking another important step to reducing the cost of living for ordinary people.
Turning The Tide was the title track for a 1986 series of seven films on the environment for Tyne Tees Television.
Clockwise from top left: Public art purchases - Skin by Roger Moss; Turning The Tide Red by Sonja Benshkin; Dre Fach Felindre II by John Uzzell Edwards; Gleam by Brendan Stuart Burns; Belonging by Nathan Ford; Alan Meets Zubaron With Wasps by Alan Salisbury
Heritage Coast Partnership, set up in 2002 to build on the work of Turning the Tide, is pressing ahead with new projects, including improving access at Ryhope.
In a new six-part documentary Turning The Tide the well-known BBC Wales Today news presenter steps out of his comfort zone to join forces with some troubled young people in order to tackle a Tall Ships Race.
LATIN AMERICA AFTER NEOLIBERALISM: TURNING THE TIDE IN THE 21ST CENTURY?