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  1. turn, turn of events, twist(noun)

    an unforeseen development

    "events suddenly took an awkward turn"

    routine, spell, kink, construction, device, play, number, spin, twist, bend, tour, twisting, turning, wrench, round, wind, eddy, whirl, twirl, pull, good turn, braid, tress, act, bout, gimmick, crook, go, turn, bit, winding, plait

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  1. turnofevents

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  1. Neil Basu:

    This latest horrendous turn of events has only served to strengthen the resolve of our investigation team as we work to identify those responsible for this outrageous, reckless and barbaric act, they are unable to say at this moment whether or not the nerve agent found in this incident is linked to the attack on Sergei and Yulia Skripal.

  2. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov:

    Provocateurs in Kiev ... could try to 'whip something up' in the expectation that this will influence the world public and weapons will flow into Ukraine, i am convinced that Berlin and Paris, as the most important players ..., should prevent such a turn of events.

  3. Charles Armstrong:

    He was someone that one would have thought would remain very high up in the regime. So this kind of a shake up, particularly if he's been executed, is quite a remarkable turn of events.

  4. Tom Rhodes:

    The release of these five journalists is a welcome turn of events in Ethiopia, where the number of journalists in prison has steadily increased in recent years.

  5. Sandro Hernandez:

    It's an extraordinary turn of events for Cubans and Cuban-Americans.

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