英音 [tɜ:n] 美音 [tɜrn]
a circular segment of a curve;
"a bend in the road"
"a crook in the path"
the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course;
"he took a turn to the right"
(game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession;
"it is my turn"
"it is still my play"
an unforeseen development;
"events suddenly took an awkward turn"
a movement in a new direction;
"the turning of the wind"
the act of turning away or in the opposite direction;
"he made an abrupt turn away from her"
turning or twisting around (in place);
"with a quick twist of his head he surveyed the room"
a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else);
"it's my go"
"a spell of work"
(sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program;
"he did his act three times every evening"
"she had a catchy little routine"
"it was one of the best numbers he ever did"
a favor for someone;
"he did me a good turn"
taking a short walk out and back;
"we took a turn in the park"
change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense;
"Turn towards me"
"The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face"
"She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs"
undergo a transformation or a change of position or action;
"We turned from Socialism to Capitalism"
"The people turned against the President when he stole the election"
undergo a change or development;
"The water turned into ice"
"Her former friend became her worst enemy"
"He turned traitor"
cause to move around or rotate;
"turn a key"
"turn your palm this way"
change to the contrary;
"The trend was reversed"
"the tides turned against him"
"public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern"
pass to the other side of;
"turn the corner"
"move around the obstacle"
pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become;
"The weather turned nasty"
"She grew angry"
let (something) fall or spill from a container;
"turn the flour onto a plate"
move around an axis or a center;
"The wheels are turning"
cause to move around a center so as to show another side of;
"turn a page of a book"
to send or let go;
"They turned away the crowd at the gate of the governor's mansion"
to break and turn over earth especially with a plow;
"Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week"
"turn the earth in the Spring"
shape by rotating on a lathe or cutting device or a wheel;
"turn the legs of the table"
"turn the clay on the wheel"
"In Vermont, the leaves turn early"
twist suddenly so as to sprain;
"wrench one's ankle"
"The wrestler twisted his shoulder"
"the hikers sprained their ankles when they fell"
"I turned my ankle and couldn't walk for several days"
cause to change or turn into something different;assume new characteristics;
"The princess turned the frog into a prince by kissing him"
"The alchemists tried to turn lead into gold"
accomplish by rotating;
"turn a somersault"
get by buying and selling;
"the company turned a good profit after a year"
cause to move along an axis or into a new direction;
"turn your face to the wall"
"turn the car around"
"turn your dance partner around"
channel one's attention, interest, thought, or attention toward or away from something;
"The pedophile turned to boys for satisfaction"
"people turn to mysticism at the turn of a millennium"
cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form;
"bend the rod"
"twist the dough into a braid"
"the strong man could turn an iron bar"
alter the functioning or setting of;
"turn the dial to 10"
"turn the heat down"
direct at someone;
"She turned a smile on me"
"They turned their flashlights on the car"
have recourse to or make an appeal or request for help or information to;
"She called on her Representative to help her"
"She turned to her relatives for help"
go sour or spoil;
"The milk has soured"
"The wine worked"
"The cream has turned--we have to throw it out"
become officially one year older;
"She is turning 50 this year"
Saturn n. <天>土星;[罗史]农神;铅;（美国的）土星运载火箭;
downturn n. （价格或活动）开始下降;衰退，低迷时期;
nocturn n. （天主教）夜祷;
outturn n. 产量;
overturn vt.& vi. （使）翻倒; vt. 使垮台，推翻;撤销（判决等）; n. 推翻，垮台;瓦解;灭亡，毁灭;
return v. 回来;退还;重现;回报; n. 回来;归还;恢复;利润;
taciturn adj. 沉默寡言的，不爱说话的;
turnabout n. 旋转;回旋;转变;反击;
turnaround n. 车辆调头处;（思想，立场的）转变;（飞机等）卸货、加油、服务、重新装货所需时间;转身，转向;
turnbuckle n. 螺丝扣，套筒螺母;
turncoat n. 背叛者，变节者;
turndown adj. 翻下的，翻折的; n. 拒绝;谢绝;低落;可翻下部分;
turner n. 车床工，体育协会会员;车工;
turnery n. 车削产品，车床工厂，车工工艺;
turning n. 旋转;转向;转弯处;车工工艺; v. 转动;扭转;（使）变成;“turn”的现在分词;
turnip n. 芜青，萝卜;芜菁作物;<俚>怀表;
turnkey n. 狱吏;监狱的看守;总控钥匙;牙钥;
turnoff n. 避开;岔开;岔道;关闭;
turnout n. 产量;出动;（集会的）出席者，到会者;[公路]岔道;
turnover n. 翻滚，翻倒，弄翻，逆转，转向;半圆形的小馅饼;营业额，成交量，证券交易额;[体育运动] 易手，失球; adj. 可翻下的，或折转的;
turnpike n. 公路，付费公路;（旧时的）收税关卡;
turnsole n. 向阳性植物（尤指地中海一带的染色巴豆）;向日葵;染匠油桐;
turnspit n. 负责旋转烤肉叉的人，转叉狗;
turnstile n. （入口处等的）旋转式栅门，旋杆;
turnstone n. 翻石鹬（性喜翻石觅食）;
turntable n. （唱机的）转盘;
turnup n. 翻起物，卷起的部分; adj. 被翻起的，被卷起的，翘起的;
turnverein n. <德>体育协会;
upturn n. 好转;上升趋势; vt.& vi. 翻转;（使）朝上;
turn and turn about v. 依次，轮流;
turn down 减少，关小;拒绝;驳回;顶回去;
turn in 上床睡觉;上交;归还;面向内;
in turn 依次; 轮流地;相应地;转而;
engine turn 机动雕刻;
damping turn 阻尼线匝;
kick turn 踢腿转弯;
turn buckle 拉线螺旋，松紧螺旋扣;
turn out 结果是;关掉;制造;出席;
lateral turn 侧转身，拉边转身;
turn turtle v. 倾覆，变得无能为力，畏缩;
turn-to-turn fault 匝间短路，匝间故障;
turn-to-turn insulation 匝间绝缘;
turn to turn test 匝间绝缘试验;
turn-to-turn short 匝间短路;
turn to turn insulation 线匝绝缘;
turn-to-turn capacitance 匝间电容;
turn light 转向灯;
turn signal n. 转弯指示灯，（车辆的）方向灯;