Definition of turnoff
- the music was a turnoff
His strong cologne was a real turnoff.
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that memorably bad meal turned me off about restaurant food for a while
turn off at the third exit and follow the ramp to your left
: a road that allows vehicles to leave a highway
: something that you dislike or that causes you to stop being interested in or attracted to someone or something
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