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1. turn back

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General dictionaries General (17 matching dictionaries)
  1. turn back: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. turn-back, turn back: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. turn back: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  4. turn back: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  5. turn (sb) back: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  6. turn back: Wiktionary [home, info]
  7. turn back: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  8. turn back: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Turn Back (Toto album), Turn Back (album), Turn Back: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  10. turn back: Rhymezone [home, info]
  11. turn back: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  12. turn back: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  13. turn back: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  14. turn back: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  15. turn back: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. turn back: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. turn back: Encyclopedia [home, info]

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  1. turn back: Idioms [home, info]

Quick definitions from WordNet (turn back)

verb:  hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of ("Turn back the tide of communism")
verb:  retrace one's course ("The hikers got into a storm and had to turn back")
verb:  force to go away; used both with concrete and metaphoric meanings ("The supermarket had to turn back many disappointed customers")
verb:  go back to a previous state

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Phrases that include turn back:   dont turn back, if i could turn back the hands of time, if i could turn back time, turn back the hands of time more...

Words similar to turn back:   arrest, backtrack, check, contain, dispel, regress, return, revert, stop, more...

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