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Princeton's WordNet

  1. switch on, turn on(verb)

    cause to operate by flipping a switch

    "switch on the light"; "turn on the stereo"

    hinge on, commove, turn on, wind up, agitate, rouse, depend on, trip, depend upon, get off, devolve on, trip out, charge, hinge upon, ride, sex, charge up, excite, arouse

    switch off, turn off, cut, turn out


  1. switch on(verb)

    switch off

  2. switch on(verb)

    switch off

  3. switch on(verb)

    switch off

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  1. Anuj Somany:

    Before marching on the street with the people protesting by keeping in their hand candle light, first ensure to switch on own mind light to see clearly as in which direction the rally is going and who anonymously is supporting them.

  2. Mickey Mehta:

    There is a dark side to all in this universe. Even this earth is dark for twelve hours in cycles. Darkness is simply absence of light, learn to be comfortable in it too. Life's wisdom grows when you experience to live in contrast and grow amidst contradictions. Let not any darkness leave you paralysed, expand your awareness switch on your inner light and be illuminised, get MickeyMized.

  3. Sachin Tendulkar:

    Any active sportsman has to be very focused; you've got to be in the right frame of mind. If your energy is diverted in various directions, you do not achieve the results. I need to know when to switch on and switch off: and the rest of the things happen around that. Cricket is in the foreground, the rest is in the background.

  4. Mickey Mehta:

    TVs have become smart and humans have become stupid. Dependence on technology is rendering a human depleted of inner intelligence. With mechanization man has learnt to become mechanical. Don't get completely programmed and be digitized, switch on internally, become intelligent, internalize and MickeyMize.

  5. Anthony Fauci:

    It's not going to be like a light switch on and off - we go from where we are right now to completely normal. It's going to be a gradual, little by little you'll be seeing that approach to normal.

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