turn englannista suomeksi
muuttua toiseksi, tulla toisenlaiseksi, tulla toiseksi, muuttua toisenlaiseksi
muuttua jksik, tulla jksik
Of a body, person, etc, to move around an axis through itself.
- "A fine man, that Dunwody, yonder," commented the young captain, as they parted, and as he turned to his prisoner. "We'll see him on in Washington some day. He is strengthening his forces now against Mr. Benton out there.(nb..)."
(RQ:Jefferies Amateur Poacher)
(quote-journal)| title=The Adaptable Gas Turbine| passage=Turbines have been around for a long time—windmills and water wheels are early examples. The name comes from the Latin ''turbo'', meaning ''vortex'', and thus the defining property of a turbine is that a fluid or gas turns the blades of a rotor, which is attached to a shaft that can perform useful work.
to change one's direction of travel.
(RQ:Churchill Celebrity) to make a somewhat long business trip to Chicago, and on my return … I found Farrar awaiting me in the railroad station. He smiled his wonted fraction by way of greeting, …, and finally leading me to his buggy, turned and drove out of town.
(quote-book)|chapter=1| title=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL5535161W Mr. Pratt's Patients| passage=I stumbled along through the young pines and huckleberry bushes. Pretty soon I struck into a sort of path that, I cal'lated, might lead to the road I was hunting for. It twisted and turned, and, the first thing I knew, made a sudden bend around a bunch of bayberry scrub and opened out into a big clear space like a lawn.
To give form to; to shape or mould; to adapt.
(RQ:Shakespeare Midsummer)the Poets pen turnes them to ſhapes,(..)
(RQ:Spectator)he was perfectly well turned for the occupations of trade and commerce.
To position (something) by folding it, or using its folds.
To navigate through a book or other printed material.
Of a ball, to move sideways off the pitch when it bounces.
To become (gloss).
To change fundamentally; to metamorphose.
(RQ:Chambers Younger Set)
To sour or spoil; to go bad.
To make acid or sour; to ferment; to curdle.
2017, Michael J. Totten, ''Into the Wasteland: A Zombie Novel''
- His companions had turned him on purpose. Annie, bless her heart, was immune.
To reach a certain age.
To hinge; to depend.
(RQ:Swift Conduct of the Allies) Conditions of Peace certainly do turn upon Events of War.
To rebel; to go against something formerly tolerated.
To change personal condition.
To become giddy; said of the head or brain.
To sicken; to nauseate.
To be nauseated; said of the stomach.
To change one's course of action; to take a new approach.
To make (money); a profit.
Of a player, to go past an opposition player with the ball in one's control.
To undergo the process of turning on a lathe.
To bring down the feet of a child in the womb, in order to facilitate delivery.
To invert a type of the same thickness, as a temporary substitute for any sort which is exhausted.
1735, (w), ''The Prologue to the Satires''
- who turns a Persian tale for half a crown
To magically or divinely attack undead.
A change of direction or orientation.
(RQ:EHough PrqsPrc)lay the good ship, ''Mount Vernon'', river packet, the black smoke already pouring from her stacks. In turn he smiled and also shrugged a shoulder.
A movement of an object about its own axis in one direction that continues until the object returns to its initial orientation.
A chance to use (something) shared in sequence with others.
One's chance to make a move in a game having two or more players.
A figure in music, often denoted ~, consisting of the note above the one indicated, the note itself, the note below the one indicated, and the note itself again.
The time required to complete a project.
A fit or a period of giddiness.
(quote-journal) gave me when he came in with that paper as he'd been and copied out of a winder thro' being in a west-end house, (..)
(RQ:Stevenson Jekyll and Hyde)
A change in temperament or circumstance.
A sideways movement of the ball when it bounces (caused by rotation in flight).
The fourth communal card in Texas hold 'em.
The flop (the first three community cards) in Texas hold 'em.
A single loop of a coil.
A pass behind or through an object.
(RQ:Clarke His Natural Life)
An instance of going past an opposition player with the ball in one's control.
A short skit, act, or routine.
1960, ''Theatre Notebook'' (volumes 14-16, page 122)
- Between the pieces were individual turns, comic songs and dances.
A type turned upside down to serve for another character that is not available.
1977, Michael Arthur Firth, ''Valuation of Shares and the Efficient-markets Theory'' (page 11)
- There are usually at least two jobbers who specialise in the leading stocks, and this acts to keep the jobber's turn to a reasonable amount (..)