turn down

verb

Definition of turn down

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to reduce the height or intensity of by turning a control turn down the radio

  3. 2 :  to fold or double down

  4. 3 :  to decline to accept :  reject turned down the offer

  5. 4 :  to turn (a card) face downward

  6. intransitive verb
  7. :  to be capable of being folded or doubled down the collar turns down

Examples of turn down in a Sentence

  1. I'm afraid that I will have to turn down your invitation.

First Known Use of turn down

1601



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