turn to

verb

Definition of turn to 

intransitive verb

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

Examples of turn to in a Sentence

no need to turn to violence when we can talk things out peacefully

First Known Use of turn to

1813, in the meaning defined above

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