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  • as inpersuade
  • as inrefer
  • as inresort
  • as intackle
  • as inrely on
  • as inaddress
  • as inconsult
  • as independ

synonyms for turn to

  • advise
  • assure
  • cajole
  • coax
  • enlist
  • entice
  • exhort
  • get
  • impress
  • incline
  • induce
  • influence
  • prompt
  • satisfy
  • sway
  • urge
  • woo
  • actuate
  • affect
  • allure
  • blandish
  • brainwash
  • convert
  • counsel
  • draw
  • impel
  • incite
  • inveigle
  • lead
  • move
  • propagandize
  • proselytize
  • reason
  • seduce
  • sell
  • stroke
  • touch
  • wheedle
  • argue into
  • bring around
  • bring to senses
  • gain confidence of
  • lead to believe
  • lead to do
  • prevail upon
  • proselyte
  • talk into
  • turn on to
  • wear down
  • win argument
  • win over
  • work over
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antonyms for turn to

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  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • fail
  • halt
  • prevent
  • repel
  • delay
  • deter
  • disenchant
  • remain
  • stay
  • stop
  • turn off
  • hinder
  • repress
  • suppress
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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    How to use turn to in a sentence

    Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    All the operations of her brain related themselves somehow to to-morrow afternoon.
    HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
    Turn away from sin and order thy hands aright, and cleanse thy heart from all offence.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    "Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    He shall give his mind to turn up furrows, and his care is to give the kine fodder.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    Something remote and ancient stirred in her, something that was not of herself To-day, something half primitive, half barbaric.
    THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    To-day I'm more dead than alive, as we had a lesson from him yesterday that lasted four hours.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    They held the compound against repeated assaults, and lost several men in hand-to-hand fighting.
    THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
    I wouldn't go on if I were you, sir; the luck's dead against you to-night; I wouldn't go on, indeed I wouldn't.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    Turn not away thy face from thy neighbour, and of taking away a portion and not restoring.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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    WORDS RELATED TO TURN TO

    • apply oneself to
    • attend to
    • concentrate on
    • devote oneself to
    • dig
    • direct
    • engage in
    • focus on
    • give
    • go at
    • go for
    • hammer away
    • have a go at
    • have at
    • knuckle down to
    • peg away
    • pitch into
    • plug away at
    • take care of
    • take up
    • throw oneself into
    • try
    • turn
    • turn to
    • undertake
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