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Synonyms for turn off

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. switch off, cut, turn off, turn out(verb)

    cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch

    "Turn off the stereo, please"; "cut the engine"; "turn out the lights"

    Synonyms:
    get up, foreshorten, veer, rise, come out, bring down, rotate, snub, burn, rationalize, boot out, hack, trim down, uprise, write out, prune, thin, turf out, cut, turn up, slue, trim back, trim, ignore, swerve, shorten, arise, edit out, edit, thin out, cut down, skip, abridge, reduce, make out, spread out, contract, rationalise, cut off, dilute, curve, put off, switch off, sheer, slew, geld, chuck out, prove, tailor, turn out, splay, disregard, issue, exclude, cut back, eject, abbreviate, trend, bear

  2. turn off(verb)

    make a turn

    "turn off at the parking area"

    Synonyms:
    turn out, put off, cut, switch off

  3. turn off, put off(verb)

    cause to feel intense dislike or distaste

    Synonyms:
    defer, dishearten, fudge, put over, dodge, switch off, hold over, remit, confuse, circumvent, hedge, sidestep, cut, flurry, skirt, table, disconcert, elude, turn out, prorogue, evade, shelve, put off, parry, duck, set back, postpone

Wiktionary

  1. turn off(verb)

    Synonyms:
    shut off, switch off

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. turn off

    Synonyms:
    dismiss, discard, turn away

  2. turn off

    Synonyms:
    deflect, divert

  3. turn off

    Synonyms:
    accomplish, perform, execute, do

How to pronounce turn off?

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How to say turn off in sign language?

  1. turnoff

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How to use turn off in a sentence?

  1. Matthew Karnes:

    People are somewhat reluctant to reveal they're cannabis users when they're dating, it might be a turn-off. Most dating apps have you check a box -- whether you drink or smoke (cigarettes), those are the two categories. At some point, they'll gravitate towards cannabis use.

  2. Robbie Smith:

    We need to look at all the ways we are not understanding the fate of plastic, recycling is terrible, even in the US. Countries are facing up to the reality, but they are not ready to turn off the tap. Read more: Greenland is melting in a heatwave. That's everyone's problem.

  3. Vikrant Parsai:

    When your mind stops working, don’t forget to turn off the sound.

  4. Tricia Ferrara:

    A child will store the event in memory based on the narrative you assign the event, for this age range, stick to basic facts and turn off the TV.

  5. Pat Elphinstone:

    The human brain is like a TV set. When it goes blank, it's time to turn off the sound.


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