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  • as inexchange
  • as ininvert
  • as inmodify
  • as inoppose
  • as inreverse
  • as inshift
  • as intransform
  • as intranspose

synonyms for turn the tables

  • swap
  • alternate
  • bandy
  • bargain
  • barter
  • castle
  • change
  • commute
  • correspond
  • displace
  • flip-flop
  • interchange
  • invert
  • market
  • network
  • rearrange
  • reciprocate
  • replace
  • reverse
  • revise
  • seesaw
  • shift
  • shuffle
  • shuttle
  • substitute
  • switch
  • traffic
  • transact
  • transfer
  • transpose
  • truck
  • buy and sell
  • cash in
  • change hands
  • contact with
  • convert into
  • deal in
  • give and take
  • go over to
  • hook up
  • horse-trade
  • link up
  • pass to
  • pay back
  • return the compliment
  • swap horses
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antonyms for turn the tables

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  • continue
  • deny
  • hold
  • keep
  • leave alone
  • refuse
  • remain
  • disarrange
  • disorder
  • remain
  • spoil
  • stay
  • unfit
  • hurt
  • grow
  • increase
  • leave alone
  • stagnate
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How to use turn the tables in a sentence

Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Turn away from sin and order thy hands aright, and cleanse thy heart from all offence.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
He shall give his mind to turn up furrows, and his care is to give the kine fodder.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The weight percentage can be found by referring to Purdy's tables, given later.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
They had moved away from the tables now, and were walking very slowly down the room.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
We had three long tables which Liszt arranged to suit himself, his own place being in the middle.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Turn not away thy face from thy neighbour, and of taking away a portion and not restoring.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Turn we our backs to the cold gloomy north, to the wet windy west, to the dry parching east—on to the south!
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
Acetone is derived from decomposition of diacetic acid, and this in turn from beta-oxybutyric acid by oxidation.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
For better is the iniquity of a man, than a woman doing a good turn, and a woman bringing shame and reproach.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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