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Synonyms for turning
ˈtɜr nɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. turn, turning(noun)

    the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course

    "he took a turn to the right"

    Synonyms:
    routine, turn of events, spell, play, number, twist, bend, tour, round, good turn, act, bout, crook, go, turn, bit

  2. turning(noun)

    act of changing in practice or custom

    "the law took many turnings over the years"

    Synonyms:
    turn

  3. turning(noun)

    a shaving created when something is produced by turning it on a lathe

    Synonyms:
    turn

  4. turning, turn(noun)

    a movement in a new direction

    "the turning of the wind"

    Synonyms:
    turn, turn of events, spell, play, number, routine, twist, bend, tour, round, good turn, act, bout, crook, go, bit

  5. turning(noun)

    the end-product created by shaping something on a lathe

    Synonyms:
    turn

  6. turning(noun)

    the activity of shaping something on a lathe

    Synonyms:
    turn

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. turning(a)

    Synonyms:
    revolving, rotary, rotating, gyratory, winding, circumrotary

  2. turning(n)

    Synonyms:
    rotation, revolution, spinning, gyration, eversion, extroversion, flexure, flexion, incurvation, deviation, deflection, circumrotation

How to pronounce turning?

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Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say turning in sign language?

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How to use turning in a sentence?

  1. Terri Sewell:

    We know that the tide is turning, we've been waiting for South Carolina because we know that South Carolina demographics really reflect, mostly, the demographics of America.

  2. Bas Steins Bischop:

    The sentiment of industry is turning against protection measures, boskalis is anything but a corporate raider.

  3. Rudy Giuliani:

    Instead of talking about Sessions, we want to be talking about Comey and Mueller, public opinion is turning our way; we’ve had a great turnaround on this. We should be focused on that.

  4. Real Live Preacher:

    Forgiveness is the healing of wounds caused by another. You choose to let go of a past wrong and no longer be hurt by it. Forgiveness is a strong move to make, like turning your shoulders sideways to walk quickly on a crowded sidewalk. It's your move.

  5. Rafida Bonya Ahmed:

    While the international community has offered help with the investigation, the Bangladeshi government has failed to mention a word about Avijit’s gruesome murder since the day it occurred, this turning of a blind eye feeds both the public’s sense of cynicism and the terrorists’ sense of invincibility.


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