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Synonyms for turn off
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Wiktionary

  1. turn offverb

    Synonyms:
    shut off, switch off

Princeton's WordNet

  1. switch off, cut, turn off, turn outverb

    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 offverb

    make a turn

    "turn off at the parking area"

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

  3. turn off, put offverb

    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

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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

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How to use turn off in a sentence?

  1. Joe Bob Briggs:

    SURE-FIRE SINGLES AD: Famous Writer needs woman to organize his life and spend his money. Loves to turn off Sunday football and go to the Botanical Gardens with that special someone. Will obtain plastic surgery if necessary.

  2. Jo Morely:

    We need the government to go much, much, much further, we are facing a plastics crisis and we need to turn off the tap, we are really facing an environmental crisis, our oceans are full of plastic, and they're killing marine life, they are damaging our eco-systems and they are actually threatening human health.

  3. Hassan Shadkhoo:

    She wanted me to assure her that there wasn't going to be a war. I told her not to worry. Nothing's gon na happen, she said,' OK. They're telling me to turn off my phone. Goodbye.' That was it.

  4. Sarah Clawson:

    People have no idea how much the lighting around the house contributes to an ugly yellow picture, turn off the lights, open all the window blinds, and you’ll be amazed at the difference in video quality.

  5. Lindsey Graham:

    You're going to have money dumped in this election cycle that's going to turn off the American people, there's going to be a need and a movement to try to control the money in politics.


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