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turned-on

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 3)

keenly aware of and responsive to the latest developments especially in fashion and entertainment
  • a film genre that today's turned-on moviegoers seem little interested in

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turned (on)

verb (1)
past tense of turn (on)

Synonyms & Antonyms of turned (on) (Entry 2 of 3)

to take sudden, violent action against
  • it is dangerous to keep tigers as house pets, as they often turn on their masters without warning

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turned on

verb (2)
past tense of turn on

Synonyms & Antonyms of turned on (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to cause a pleasurable stimulation of the feelings
  • unsurprisingly, the fanboys were turned on by the movie's amazing special effects and slam-bang plot

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The first known use of turned-on was in 1966

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“Turned-on.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/turned%20(on). Accessed 22 January 2020.

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