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turn turtle

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to turn on one's side or upside down
  • The waves caused the small boat to turn turtle.

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“Turn turtle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/turn%20turtle. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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