turn round


turn round
[ʹtɜ:nʹraʋnd] phr v
1. оборачиваться; поворачиваться

he turned round to peer into my face - он обернулся, чтобы всмотреться в моё лицо

I haven't time to turn round - разг. мне некогда повернуться, у меня совсем нет времени; ≅ я совсем завертелся /закрутился/

2. 1) изменять (мнение, поведение, политику)
2) заставлять (кого-л.) изменить мнение, поведение, политику
3. (on, upon) внезапно нападать
4. переворачивать

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Смотреть что такое "turn round" в других словарях:

  • turn round — ► turn round (or around) reverse the previously poor performance of. Main Entry: ↑turn …   English terms dictionary

  • turn|round — «TURN ROWND», noun. = turnaround. (Cf. ↑turnaround) …   Useful english dictionary

  • turn round — phrasal verb Word forms turn round : present tense I/you/we/they turn round he/she/it turns round present participle turning round past tense turned round past participle turned round British same as turn around …   English dictionary

  • turn round — phr verb Turn round is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑economy …   Collocations dictionary

  • turn-round — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) Etymology: turn round 1. : a place for turning around 2. : turnabout 3 …   Useful english dictionary

  • turn round — verb a) To revolve or rotate around a centre. The body was turning round slowly as it fell. b) To turn so as to be facing in the opposite direction. It seemed that there was someone behind me; but when I turned round, no one was there …   Wiktionary

  • turn round — see turn around …   English dictionary

  • turn round — Revolve, whirl, turn …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • turn round — /ˌtɜ:n raυnd/ verb to make a company change from making a loss to become profitable ♦ they turned the company round in less than a year they made the company profitable in less than a year …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • turn round — /ˌtɜ:n raυnd/ verb to make a company change from making a loss to become profitable ♦ they turned the company round in less than a year they made the company profitable in less than a year …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • turn round — rotate in a circular path; surround, encircle …   English contemporary dictionary


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