Definition of turns in English Dictionary

  • NounBFturn
    1. plural of turn.
    2. VerbBFturnPRturningPT, PPturned
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of turn.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • My nosey next door neighbor turned me in for building my garage without a permit.
          • The two Gordon setters came obediently to heel. Sir Oswald Feiling winced as he turned to go home. He had felt a warning twinge of lumbago.
          • The dork holding the torch — usually an eager first-time safari-goer - is soon sitting with eyes and lips clenched tight, turning blue from the effort of not inhaling bugs through his nose.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Turn around once or twice so I can see your new dress. ‎
          • Turn off the television and get on with your homework.
          • Turning up drunk at the debutante ball will certainly make you the talk of the town.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • When both kids want to ride shotgun with Mom, they'll just have to take 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.
          • They are an excellent group of journalists, and over the last five years the executives manhandling their newspaper have disserved them at every turn.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms
          Related Links:
          1. en turnstile
          2. en turnstone
          3. en turnsol
          4. en turnsols
          5. en turnspit
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of turns for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "turns" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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