HyperDic: turning

English > 6 senses of the word turning:
NOUNactturning, turnthe act of changing or reversing the direction of the course
actturningact of changing in practice or custom / custom
objectturninga shaving created when something is produced by turning it on a lathe
eventturning, turna movement in a new direction
artifactturningthe end-product created by shaping something on a lathe
actturningthe activity of shaping something on a lathe
turning > pronunciation
Soundster'nihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > turning: 6 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of changing or reversing the direction of the course.
Synonymturn
Narrowerdiversion, deviation, digression, deflection, deflexion, divagationA turning aside (of your course or attention or concern / concern / concern)
kick turnA standing turn made in skiing
leftA turn toward the side of the body that is on the north when the person is facing east
rightA turn toward the side of the body that is on the south when the person is facing east
stem turn, stemA turn made in skiing
swerve, swerving, veeringThe act of turning aside suddenly
telemarkA turn made in skiing
three-point turnThe act of turning a vehicle around in a limited space by moving in a series of back and forward arcs
versionmanual turning of a fetus in the uterus (usually to aid delivery / delivery)
Broaderchange of courseA change in the direction that you are moving
Spanishgiro
Catalangir
Verbsturnchange orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense
English > turning: 6 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningAct of changing in practice or custom / custom.
Example"the law took many turnings over the years"
BroaderchangeThe action of changing something
Verbsturnundergo a transformation or a change of position or action
English > turning: 6 senses > noun 3, object
MeaningA shaving created when something is produced by turning it on a lathe.
Broaderparing, sliver, shavingA thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something
English > turning: 6 senses > noun 4, event
MeaningA movement in a new direction.
Example"the turning of the wind"
Synonymturn
Narrowerreturn, coming backThe occurrence of a change in direction back in the opposite direction
reversal, turn aroundTurning in an opposite direction or position
rotation, revolution, gyrationA single complete turn (axial or orbital)
volutionA rolling or revolving motion
yaw, swerveAn erratic deflection from an intended course
Broadermovement, motionA natural event that involves a change in the position or location of something
Spanishgiro
Verbsturnchange orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense
English > turning: 6 senses > noun 5, artifact
MeaningThe end-product created by shaping something on a lathe.
Broaderend product, outputfinal product
English > turning: 6 senses > noun 6, act
MeaningThe activity of shaping something on a lathe.
Broaderformation, shapingThe act of fabricating something in a particular shape
Spanishcilindrado

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