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Synonyms for turnaround
ˈtɜrn əˌraʊndturn·around

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  1. turnaroundnoun


  2. turnaroundnoun

    The act of turning to face in the other direction.


  3. turnaroundnoun

    A reversal of policy.


  4. turnaroundnoun

    The time required to carry out a task.

    They tried to reduce their turnaround on incoming paperwork.


  5. turnaroundnoun

    A turnabout.


  6. turnaroundnoun

    A cadence linking the end of a verse to the beginning of the next.


  7. turnaroundnoun

    The notation for the addition of a grace note above then below a given note.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. turnaround, turnaround timenoun

    time need to prepare a vessel or ship for a return trip

    turnround, reverse, turnabout, flip-flop, reversal, change of mind, turnaround time, reversion

  2. reversal, change of mind, flip-flop, turnabout, turnaroundnoun

    a decision to reverse an earlier decision

    reversal, turnabout, setback, about-face, change of mind, black eye, reverse, flip-flop, policy change, volte-face, thong, turn around, turnround, turnaround time, blow, transposition, reversion

  3. turnaroundnoun

    an area sufficiently large for a vehicle to turn around

    turnround, reverse, turnabout, flip-flop, reversal, change of mind, turnaround time, reversion

  4. turnaround, turnroundnoun

    act or process of unloading and loading and servicing a vessel or aircraft for a return trip

    turnround, reverse, turnabout, flip-flop, reversal, change of mind, turnaround time, reversion

  5. reversion, reverse, reversal, turnabout, turnaroundnoun

    turning in the opposite direction

    reverting, policy change, reversal, turnabout, contrary, relapsing, lapse, about-face, regress, change of mind, backsliding, lapsing, throwback, regression, reverse, atavism, setback, verso, turnaround time, flip-flop, retrogression, black eye, volte-face, turn around, turnround, relapse, blow, transposition, opposite, retroversion, reversion, reverse gear

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  1. John Cullerton:

    I want to work with him on his turnaround agenda but much of the agenda in its current form, its theme is middle-class workers lose and corporate CEOs win.

  2. Commodore Everette Hoard:

    She was the first superliner ever created and put into service, the Queen Mary and her sister ship, the Queen Elizabeth, were so large and so fast that they could make the Atlantic crossing with just five days at sea with a day on each end for turnaround.

  3. Docs Foundation -RRB- Loftus:

    The poor availability and turnaround time for COVID-19 testing is directly due to decisions made by the President Trump administration in January, it was the choice of the current administration not to have testing technology ready for this pandemic. It was the choice of the current presidential administration to allow the pandemic advisory team to dissolve two years ago. This country is in a worse position to respond to this pandemic because of decisions made by the current administration. More Americans, and more American doctors and nurses, are going to die because of the behavior of the Trump administration. This is simply an inconvenient truth, and it is factual.

  4. Michael McCarthy:

    Potentially this selling (in commodities) is now being overdone, but today there's no sign of a turnaround.

  5. Deena Katz:

    People have a thirty-second memory, we're used to an instant turnaround.

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