Definitions For Turn


  • Taking a short walk out and back
  • Turning or twisting around (in place)
  • The act of turning away or in the opposite direction
  • The act of changing or reversing the direction of the course
  • (game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession
  • A favor for someone
  • A short performance that is part of a longer program
  • A movement in a new direction
  • An unforeseen development
  • A circular segment of a curve
  • (sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
  • A time period for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)
  • An opportunity or responsibility to do or use something before or after other people
  • An act of turning something around a central point
  • An act of changing the direction that someone or something is facing or moving in


  • Twist suddenly so as to sprain
  • Pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become
  • Change to the contrary
  • Undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
  • Become officially one year older
  • Change color
  • Go sour or spoil
  • Have recourse to or make an appeal or request for help or information to
  • Direct at someone
  • Alter the functioning or setting of
  • Cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form
  • Let (something) fall or spill from a container
  • Shape by rotating on a lathe or cutting device or a wheel
  • To break and turn over earth especially with a plow
  • Change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense
  • Pass to the other side of
  • Channel one's attention, interest, thought, or attention toward or away from something
  • To send or let go
  • Cause to move around a center so as to show another side of
  • Cause to move around or rotate
  • Cause to move along an axis or into a new direction
  • Move around an axis or a center
  • Get by buying and selling
  • Accomplish by rotating
  • Undergo a change or development
  • Cause to change or turn into something different;assume new characteristics
  • To move around a central point
  • To cause your body or a part of your body to face a different direction
  • To cause (something or a side of something) to face an opposite or different direction

Is Turn a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Turn is worth 4 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Turn in a Sentence

  • He turned the key and opened the door.
  • She slowly turned the doorknob.
  • Turn the steering wheel all the way to the left.
  • You have to wait your turn in line.
  • Is it my turn yet?
  • Give the wheel another turn.

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