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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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Everyone had fun, skated hard and took turns telling excellent stories, many of which will be added into my regular rotation (though some names will have to be changed to protect the sketchy--don't worry, dudes).
Three of them took turns stabbing him while the others were punching and kicking him at the same time.
Rescue teams yesterday took turns entering the shaft of a coal mine to try to save seven miners trapped following a methane gas explosion.
The men took turns using the shoes, and soon their fields were smooth and ready for seeding.
The churches in Grand Falls, which include two Anglican parishes, took turns cooking meals for displaced families and were part of a community planning meeting led by the Red Cross and Salvation Army, which co-ordinated the disaster relief efforts.
Despite having no nest box and being young birds themselves, they diligently took turns to incubate the eggs in their cage in the kitchen.
Most other witnesses before the panel took turns blasting the OSHA proposal and its authority.
Despite protests from the women in attendance, men in the stands would cheer each other as they took turns pretending to rape the dolls.
Following the briefing, staffers took turns riding in the Cheetah near the Capitol building.
A GANG of girls aged as young as 12 took turns to kick an Asian youngster in the head as she lay helpless.