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turn over

 
Noun turn over has 4 senses
  1. employee turnover, turnover rate, turnover - the ratio of the number of workers that had to be replaced in a given time period to the average number of workers
    --1 is a kind of ratio
  2. turnover - made by folding a piece of pastry over a filling
    --2 is a kind of pastry
    --2 has particulars: apple turnover; samosa; pirogi, piroshki, pirozhki
    Derived form: verb turn over8
  3. dollar volume, turnover - the volume measured in dollars; "the store's dollar volume continues to rise"
    --3 is a kind of bulk, mass, volume
    Derived form: verb turn over5
  4. upset, overturn, turnover - the act of upsetting something; "he was badly bruised by the upset of his sled at a high speed"
    --4 is a kind of inversion, upending
    Derived forms: verb turn over7, verb turn over2
Verb turn over has 9 senses
  1. pass, hand, reach, pass on, turn over, give - place into the hands or custody of; "hand me the spoon, please"; "Turn the files over to me, please"; "He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"
    --1 is one way to transfer
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody something
    Somebody ----s something to somebody
  2. overturn, tip over, turn over, upset, knock over, bowl over, tump over - cause to overturn from an upright or normal position; "The cat knocked over the flower vase"; "the clumsy customer turned over the vase"; "he tumped over his beer"
    --2 is one way to move, displace
    Derived form: noun turnover4
    Sample sentence:
    These cars won't turn over
  3. roll, turn over - move by turning over or rotating; "The child rolled down the hill"; "turn over on your left side"
    --3 is one way to turn
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Something is ----ing PP
  4. dig, delve, cut into, turn over - turn up, loosen, or remove earth; "Dig we must"; "turn over the soil for aeration"
    --4 is one way to remove, take, take away, withdraw
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s PP
  5. turn over - do business worth a certain amount of money; "The company turns over ten million dollars a year"
    --5 is one way to
    transact
    Derived form: noun turnover3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  6. turn, turn over - cause to move around a center so as to show another side of; "turn a page of a book"
    --6 is one way to move, displace
    Sample sentence:
    They turn over the coin
  7. overturn, turn over, tip over, tump over - turn from an upright or normal position; "The big vase overturned"; "The canoe tumped over"
    --7 is one way to turn
    Derived form: noun turnover4
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  8. flip, flip over, turn over - turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse; "flip over the pork chop"; "turn over the pancakes"
    --8 is one way to turn
    Derived form: noun turnover2
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  9. consider, debate, moot, turn over, deliberate - think about carefully; weigh; "They considered the possibility of a strike"; "Turn the proposal over in your mind"
    --9 is one way to hash out, discuss, talk over
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something PP
    Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
    Somebody ----s whether INFINITIVE
    => Somebody ----s something
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