turn away

verb

Definition of turn away

transitive verb
1 a :to refuse admittance or acceptance to
b :to send away :reject, dismiss
c :repel
intransitive verb
:to start to go away :depart

Examples of turn away in a Sentence

  1. using tree branches, the campers were able to turn away the charging fox, which was apparently rabid

First Known Use of turn away

13th century

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