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turned one's hand

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variants: or turned a hand
past tense of turn one's hand

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to occupy (oneself) diligently or with close attention
  • After much consideration, Abigail turned her hand to a fresh career in library science.

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“Turned one's hand.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/turned%20one%27s%20hand. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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