Definition of turn on
1 : to activate or cause to flow, operate, or function by or as if by turning a control turn the water on full turn on the power
2a : to move pleasurably rock music turns her on; also : to excite sexuallyb : to cause to gain knowledge or appreciation of something specified turned her on to balletc : to cause to undergo an intense often visionary experience by taking a drug; broadly : to cause to get high
: to become turned on
turn–onplay \ˈtərn-ˌȯn, -ˌän\ noun
Examples of turn on in a sentence
unsurprisingly, the fanboys were turned on by the movie's amazing special effects and slam-bang plot
would you turn on the TV?
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