turning point

noun
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018
: a point at which a significant change occurs

Examples of turning point in a Sentence

  1. Winning that game was the turning point of the team's season.

  2. That job was a major turning point in her career.

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turning point

  • : a time when an important change happens



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