Synonyms and Antonyms of turn over
to give (something) over to the control or possession of another usually under duress
- reluctantly turned the ship over to the first mate while he went below to try to stop the leak
cede, cough up, deliver, give up, hand over, lay down, relinquish, render, surrender, turn in, yield
commit, consign, entrust (also intrust), transfer
forfeit, release, waive
abnegate, renounce, resign
abandon, desert, discard, forsake, part (with), shed
to put (something) into the possession or safekeeping of another
- We turned the evidence over to the police.
commend, commit, confide, consign, delegate, deliver, entrust (also intrust), give, give over, hand, hand over, leave, pass, recommend, repose, transfer, transmit, trust, vest
assign, deal (out), dispense, disperse, distribute, divide
hand in, release, relinquish, submit, surrender, turn in, yield
bequeath, hand down, hand on, will
advance, lend, loan
to turn on one's side or upside down
- Don't try to tell me the bucket turned over all by itself!
invert, overset, overthrow, pitchpole, topple, upend
careen, heel, keel, lean, list, tilt, tip
collapse, fall, founder, give
to change the position of (an object) so that the opposite side or end is showing
- Would you mind turning the picture over so I can see if the backing needs to be replaced?