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The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet. With phonetic transcriptions, dictionarie tell you about the pronunciation of words, because the spelling of an English word does not tell you how you should pronounce it. Below is the phonetic transcription of turns:

Derived Form of turns

root word: turn
plural: turns
root word: turn
third person: turns
past: turned
past participle: turned
present participle: turning
Noun: turn
a circular segment of a curve
  1. a bend in the road
  2. a crook in the path
Synonymsbend, crook, twist, turn,
Type ofcurved shape*, curves,
the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course
  1. he took a turn to the right
Synonymsturn, turning,
Hyponymsdiversion, kick turn, left, right, stem turn, swerve, telemark, three-point turn, version,
Hypernymschange of course,
Type ofchanges of course,
Typesdeflections, deflexions, deviations, digressions, divagations, diversions, kick turn*, lefts, rights, stem turn*, stems, swerves, swervings, telemarks, three-point turn*, veerings, versions,
(game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession
  1. it is my turn
  2. it is still my play
Synonymsturn, play,
Hyponymsattack, bat, down, innings, lead, move, ruff, start, trick,
an unforeseen development
  1. events suddenly took an awkward turn
Synonymsturn, turn of events, twist,
Type ofdevelopments,
a movement in a new direction
  1. the turning of the wind
Synonymsturning, turn,
Hyponymsreturn, reversal, rotation, volution, yaw,
Type ofmotions, movements,
Typescoming back*, gyrations, returns, reversals, revolutions, rotations, swerves, turn around*, volutions, yaws,
the act of turning away or in the opposite direction
  1. he made an abrupt turn away from her
Hypernymschange of direction,
turning or twisting around (in place)
  1. with a quick twist of his head he surveyed the room
Synonymstwist, turn,
Type ofrotary motion*, rotations,
a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)
  1. it's my go
  2. a spell of work
Synonymsgo, spell, tour, turn,
Type ofduty period*, shifts, work shift*,
(sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
Synonymsturn, bout, round,
Hyponymsbottom, top,
Holonymsplaying period,
a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program
  1. he did his act three times every evening
  2. she had a catchy little routine
  3. it was one of the best numbers he ever did
Synonymsact, routine, number, turn, bit,
Type ofperformances, public presentation*,
Typesshowstoppers, show-stoppers, stoppers,
a favor for someone
  1. he did me a good turn
Synonymsturn, good turn,
Type offavors, favours,
taking a short walk out and back
  1. we took a turn in the park
Type ofwalks,
the activity of doing something in an agreed succession
Type ofactivities,
Typesat-bats, attacks, bats, downs, inningses, leads, moves, ruffs, startings, starts, trumpings,
Part ofgame,
turning away or in the opposite direction
Type ofchanges of direction, reorientations,
(sports) a period of play during which one team is on the offensive
Synonymsbouts, rounds,
Type ofperiods of play, playing period*, plays,
Typesbottoms, bottoms of the inning, tops, tops of the inning,
Verb: turn
change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense
  1. Turn towards me
  2. The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face
  3. She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs
Hyponymsabout-face, avert, bend, caracole, corkscrew, corner, deflect, deviate, face, flip, gee, gyrate, overturn, pivot, port, pronate, roll, roll over, rotate, swerve, swing around, turn away, turn off, turn on a dime, turn out, twist,
Type ofmoves,
Typesabout-faces, averts, bends, caracoles, circumvolves, coils, corkscrews, corners, curves, cuts, deflects, deviates, diverts, faces, flips, flips over, gees, gyrates, overturns, pivots, ports, pronates, rolls, rolls over, rotates, sheers, slews, slues, spirals, splays, spreads out, swerves, swings about, swings around, swivels, tips over, tosses, trends, tumps over, turns around, turns away, turns off, turns on a dime, turns out, turns over, twists, veers,
See alsoturn away, turn back, turn to, turning,
undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
  1. We turned from Socialism to Capitalism
  2. The people turned against the President when he stole the election
Synonymschange state, turn,
Hyponymsacidify, alkalize, be born, become, better, boil, break, burn, calcify, calm, carbonize, carnify, catalyze, chondrify, citrate, close, clot, cloud over, coke, come to, conceive, concentrate, cool, cross-fertilize, curdle, denitrify, die, disengage, dissolve, dress, emaciate, emancipate, empty, emulsify, equilibrate, erupt, esterify, etherify, explode, fall, fill, fluctuate, freeze, Frenchify, gain, get into, get worse, heat, homogenize, integrate, ionize, liquefy, open, ossify, overgrow, precipitate, react, reduce, relax, secularize, solvate, sorb, sour, tense, thicken, thin, thrive, thrombose, wake up, worsen, zonk out,
Type ofchanges,
Typesacetifies, acidifies, alkalifies, alkalises, alkalizes, ameliorates, apparels, arouses, awakens, awakes, basifies, becomes, betters, blacks out, boils, breaks, breaks loose, burns, bursts forth, calcifies, calms, calms down, carbonises, carbonizes, carburises, carburizes, carnifies, catalyses, catalyzes, catches fire, chills, chills out, chondrifies, citrates, clabbers, closes, clothes, clots, clouds over, coagulates, cokes, combusts, comes alive, comes to, conceives, concentrates, conflagrates, cools, cools down, cools it, cools off, cross-fertilises, cross-fertilizes, curdles, deceases, declines, decompresses, denitrifies, devitrifies, dies, discharges, disengages, dissolves, dresses, emaciates, emancipates, empties, emulsifies, enclothes, equilibrates, erupts, esterifies, etherifies, exits, expires, explodes, fades away, fades out, falls, ferments, fills, fills up, fits out, flies high, flourishes, fluctuates, freezes, Frenchifies, gains, garbs, garments, gets, gets into, gets worse, goes, habilitates, heats, heats up, homogenises, homogenizes, hots up, ignites, improves, inspissates, integrates, ionises, ionizes, is born, liberates, liquefies, loosens up, loses weight, meliorates, melts off, opens, opens up, ossifies, overgrows, passes, passes away, passes out, perishes, precipitates, prospers, puts on, raiments, reacts, reduces, relapses, relaxes, resuscitates, revives, secularises, secularizes, settles down, shuts, simmers down, slenderizes, slims, slims down, slows down, solvates, sorbs, sours, takes fire, takes up, tangles with, tenses, tenses up, thickens, thins, thrives, thromboses, togs, turns, unbends, unwinds, wakens, wakes, wakes up, works, worsens, zonks out,
See alsoturn around, turn off, turning,
undergo a change or development
  1. The water turned into ice
  2. Her former friend became her worst enemy
  3. He turned traitor
Synonymsbecome, turn,
Hyponymscome, nucleate, reduce, suffocate,
Type ofmetamorphoses, transforms, transmutes,
Typesadds up, amounts, boils down, chokes, comes, comes down, nucleates, reduces, suffocates,
cause to move around or rotate
  1. turn a key
  2. turn your palm this way
Hyponymsport, reorient, supinate,
Type ofdisplaces, moves,
Typesports, reorients, supinates,
change to the contrary
  1. The trend was reversed
  2. the tides turned against him
  3. public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern
Synonymschange by reversal, turn, reverse,
Hyponymscommutate, correct, desecrate, desynchronize, falsify, interchange, metamorphose, permute, revert, switch over, turn the tables, undo,
Type ofchanges,
Typesalternates, commutates, commutes, corrects, deconsecrates, desecrates, desynchronises, desynchronizes, exchanges, falsifies, flip-flops, flips, interchanges, metamorphoses, permutes, rectifies, regresses, retroverts, returns, reverts, rights, switches, switches over, tacks, transfigures, transmogrifies, transposes, turns back, turns the tables, turns the tide, undoes,
See alsoturn off, turn on,
pass to the other side of
  1. turn the corner
  2. move around the obstacle
Synonymsturn, move around,
Type ofgoes, locomotes, moves, travels,
pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become
  1. The weather turned nasty
  2. She grew angry
Synonymsturn, grow,
Hyponymsbald, turn,
Type ofchanges,
Typesbalds, turns,
let (something) fall or spill from a container
  1. turn the flour onto a plate
Synonymsturn, release,
Hyponymsdeflate, throw,
move around an axis or a center
  1. The wheels are turning
Type ofmoves,
Typesgoes around, revolves, rotates,
cause to move around a center so as to show another side of
  1. turn a page of a book
Synonymsturn, turn over,
Hyponymsevert, leaf,
Type ofdisplaces, moves,
Typeseverts, leafs,
See alsoturner,
to send or let go
  1. They turned away the crowd at the gate of the governor's mansion
Type ofdirects, sends,
to break and turn over earth especially with a plow
  1. Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week
  2. turn the earth in the Spring
Synonymsplow, plough, turn,
Hyponymsharrow, ridge,
Type oftills,
Typesdisks, harrows, ridges,
shape by rotating on a lathe or cutting device or a wheel
  1. turn the legs of the table
  2. turn the clay on the wheel
Type offorms,
See alsoturner, turnery,
change color
  1. In Vermont, the leaves turn early
Hypernymsdiscolor, turn,
Type ofcolors, colours, discolors, discolours, grows, turns,
twist suddenly so as to sprain
  1. wrench one's ankle
  2. The wrestler twisted his shoulder
  3. the hikers sprained their ankles when they fell
  4. I turned my ankle and couldn't walk for several days
Synonymstwist, sprain, wrench, turn, wrick, rick,
Type ofinjures, wounds,
cause to change or turn into something different;assume new characteristics
  1. The princess turned the frog into a prince by kissing him
  2. The alchemists tried to turn lead into gold
Type ofalters, changes, modifies,
accomplish by rotating
  1. turn a somersault
  2. turn cartwheels
Type ofdoes, performs,
See alsoturner,
get by buying and selling
  1. the company turned a good profit after a year
Type ofacquires, gets,
cause to move along an axis or into a new direction
  1. turn your face to the wall
  2. turn the car around
  3. turn your dance partner around
Hyponymsbring about,
Type ofdisplaces, moves,
channel one's attention, interest, thought, or attention toward or away from something
  1. The pedophile turned to boys for satisfaction
  2. people turn to mysticism at the turn of a millennium
Hyponymstake up,
Type ofdirects, sends,
Typestakes up,
cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form
  1. bend the rod
  2. twist the dough into a braid
  3. the strong man could turn an iron bar
Synonymsflex, bend, deform, twist, turn,
Hyponymsconvolve, crank, gnarl, incurvate, indent,
Hypernymschange shape,
Type ofchanges form, changes shape, deforms,
Typesconvolutes, convolves, cranks, dents, gnarls, incurvates, indents,
alter the functioning or setting of
  1. turn the dial to 10
  2. turn the heat down
Type ofcontrols, operates,
direct at someone
  1. She turned a smile on me
  2. They turned their flashlights on the car
Type ofaims, directs, takes, takes aim, trains,
have recourse to or make an appeal or request for help or information to
  1. She called on her Representative to help her
  2. She turned to her relatives for help
Synonymscall on, turn,
Type ofappeals, invokes,
go sour or spoil
  1. The milk has soured
  2. The wine worked
  3. The cream has turned--we have to throw it out
Synonymssour, turn, ferment, work,
Hypernymschange state,
Type ofchanges state, turns,
become officially one year older
  1. She is turning 50 this year
Type ofages, gets on, maturates, matures, senesces,
let (something) fall or spill a container
Type ofchannelises, channelizes, channels, transfers, transmits, transports,
Typesdeflates, throws,

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  3. And I he turns and as he turns I can see in the toilet is nothing like blackness and death because of course, I'm okay
  4. turns sugar into fat cortisol turns protein into fat and where does it
  5. Turns edom it turns into Metagross which is
  6. It turns to liquid and then some of it evaporates (turns into vapor).
  7. the water turns to steam, steam turns the turbine,
  8. but you still boil water and that turns to steam and turns the turbine.
  9. heat which is used to create steam which turns a large turbine, which turns a generator which
  10. He turns and as he turns I can see in the toilet there's nothing but blackness and death.
  11. system it turns on reproduction it turns on healing so by turning off the thing
  12. The aircraft carrier turns around, accordingly, the whole formation turns around.
  13. Our corresponding colors are those owls over there so when one of us turns are corresponding our turns
  14. Not only does kylo handily resist Rey's seduction he turns it on to her and turns her right on
  15. This Switch Up here Turns Light Bulbs on and off Turns off the Outputs
  16. If we count the number of turns on the Agni Lingam, it has 13 turns.
  17. the red mark turns into discoloration or hyperpigmentation and then it turns into
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  20. which turns the pinion, which turns the flywheel