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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. Bruce Carter:

    Once I got involved, I realized that the Democratic Party was operating as if they own the country, and that was a major turn off for me, i didn’t want to represent a party that saw its people in that way.

  2. Jonathan Mayer:

    If you’re going to allow users to turn off something called ‘Location History,’ then all the places where you maintain location history should be turned off.

  3. Alex Salmond:

    If Donald Trump turns off people in Scotland, then he's likely to turn off Scots-Americans as well, it looks like Scots-Americans are going to be added to this ever-growing list of people alienated by Donald Trump.

  4. Katherine Bentley:

    What we believe happens is when we have pain, the nervous system has a pain response and for people in chronic pain or amplified pain the response just doesn’t stop. The feedback look doesn’t turn off and in fact it gets worse.

  5. 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.

Images & Illustrations of turn off

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