turn down

verb

Definition of turn down

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to fold or double down

  3. 2 :  to turn (a card) face downward

  4. 3 :  to reduce the height or intensity of by turning a control <turn down the radio>

  5. 4 :  to decline to accept :  reject <turned down the offer>

  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.>

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First Known Use of turn down

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