an unforeseen development; "events suddenly took an awkward turn"
let (something) fall or spill from a container; "turn the flour onto a plate"
a circular segment of a curve; "a bend in the road"; "a crook in the path"
shape by rotating on a lathe or cutting device or a wheel; "turn the legs of the table"; "turn the clay on the wheel"
(sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
to break and turn over earth especially with a plow; "Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week"; "turn the earth in the Spring"
a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else); "it's my go"; "a spell of work"
change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense; "Turn towards me"; "The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face"; "She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs"
pass to the other side of; "turn the corner"; "move around the obstacle"
shift to a clockwise direction; "the wind veered"
turn sharply; change direction abruptly; "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right"