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  1. take turnsverb

    alternate, take it in turns

  2. take turnsverb

    Of two or more people, to do the same thing one after another.

    alternate, take it in turns

  3. take turnsverb

    To assume a place in a sequence of successions.

    alternate, take it in turns

Princeton's WordNet

  1. alternate, take turnsverb

    do something in turns

    "We take turns on the night shift"

    switch, alternate, flip, understudy, tack, flip-flop, jump, interchange

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  1. Drell Szyfer:

    There is very little at work that is' that important' that I can't also make time for the times I'm needed at school, my husband and I do take turns and I do miss some things, but I also make a lot more [ of them ] than I used to. Having a child who just graduated from high school helps to put a lot in perspective -- I spent time at her graduation thinking about how fast it all went and all the foolish decisions I made that prevented me from' being there.'.

  2. Josh Boykin:

    We take turns with this one, kirby's Return to Dreamland.

  3. Adam Sharp:

    There's this element of all the companies hand-wringing until one of them takes a step, and then in a few minutes, everyone does it, nobody wants to be the first, and they just take turns on who is going to be the first one to go that time around. Then they all' Thelma and Louise' it and make the call.

  4. Ancient Simian Proverb:

    Plato described in great detail a plan for government in which philosophers would take turns ruling the less able people of the country. As you may remember, Plato and his friends were philosophers.

  5. State Mike Pompeo:

    I've watched my life take turns that one would never have expected, but it's not something I want to do. I want to stay here and continue to perform the mission that I'm serving President President Trump, and I hope doing a good turn for the American people as well.

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    A synonym for "drooping"
    • A. tense
    • B. sagging
    • C. erect
    • D. upright

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