Definition of turned:

part of speech: past participle

Changed; formed by a lathe.

Usage examples:

  • She turned to go. Payne Erskine in "The Eye of Dread".
  • She turned on him. Marie Belloc Lowndes in "Jane Oglander".
  • Edwin turned to the mermaid. Charles Weathers Bump in "The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories".
  • Then Miss Archer turned to Mignon. Pauline Lester in "Marjorie Dean High School Freshman".

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