turn to

turn to

intransitive verb

Definition of TURN TO

:  to apply oneself to work :  act vigorously <all hands turn to and build a church and a jail — Mark Twain>

Examples of TURN TO

  1. <no need to turn to violence when we can talk things out peacefully>

First Known Use of TURN TO



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