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Definition 1: prepare for sleep - [verb of body]

Samples where turn in or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I usually turn in at midnight
  • He goes to bed at the crack of dawn

Synonyms for turn in in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of turn in ) go to bed

"We bedded down at midnight"

Definition 2: carry out (performances) - [verb of creation]

Samples where turn in or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • They turned in a splendid effort
  • They turned in top jobs for the second straight game

Synonyms for turn in in the sense of this definition

(turn in is a kind of ...) make or cause to be or to become

"make a mess in one's office" "create a furor"

Definition 3: make an entrance by turning from a road - [verb of motion]

Samples where turn in or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Turn in after you see the gate

(turn in is a kind of ...) to come or go into

"the boat entered an area of shallow marshes"

Definition 4: to surrender someone or something to another - [verb of possession]

Samples where turn in or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the guard delivered the criminal to the police
  • render up the prisoners
  • render the town to the enemy
  • fork over the money

Synonyms for turn in in the sense of this definition

(turn in is a kind of ...) place into the hands or custody of

"hand me the spoon, please" "Turn the files over to me, please" "He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"

(... is a kind of turn in ) deliver something in trust to somebody for a special purpose and for a limited period

(... is a kind of turn in ) formally hand over to the bridegroom in marriage; of a bride by her father

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