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turned

EN[tɜːnd] [tɝnd]
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    Definition of turned in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFturnSGturnsPRturningSUF-ed
    1. simple past tense and past participle of turn.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • It preserves the blue-collar setting of The Flintstones, and the family constellations are similar, but the "warmedy" Flintstone world is turned on its ear.
        • My daughter turns into a pumpkin at 10:00, so you need to have her home before then.
        • "Come, now, deacon," said the shopkeeper, abruptly dropping the cat, "you can turn up your nose at my ideas all you vant, but you mustn't turn it up at my shurch.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Turn off the machine and unplug it when you leave.
        • Turn the mixer on medium-high, and then do that thing professional cooks live in fear of being yelled at for: overwhip the cream!
        • Turn around once or twice so I can see your new dress. ‎
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • You were born in the '70s? Were you named after Lisa on As the World Turns?
        • His first stand-in parent is the sister who "brought [him] up by hand," hardhandedly flinging him like "a conjugal missile" and mauling him, physically and spiritually, at every turn.
        • When both kids want to ride shotgun with Mom, they'll just have to take turns.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Morphemes
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -ed
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Participles
              • Past participles
              • Verb simple past forms
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          1. en turned in
          2. en turned to
          3. en turned up
          4. en turned on
          5. en turned out
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of turned for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "turned" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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