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turn in

verb

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1 to give (something) over to the control or possession of another usually under duress
  • turned in the banned assault rifle to the police

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2 to go to one's bed in order to sleep
  • it's almost midnight, so it's time to turn in

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The first known use of turn in was in 1535

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“Turn in.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/turn%20in. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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