Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / turn turtle
FEEDBACK
See definition of turn turtle on Dictionary.com

synonyms for turn turtle

  • capsize
  • keel over
  • overturn
  • turn topsy-turvy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING turn turtle

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Don't Feel Thwarted By This Quiz On "Benefit" Opposites
START THE QUIZ

How to use turn turtle in a sentence

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
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
If now we turn to the higher aspects of form, such as symmetry and proportion, we encounter a difficulty.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
He takes a turn up and down the room, looks at the music, and if the piece interests him, he will call upon you.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Hitherto, I have not given the subject much consideration, but I turn over a new leaf from the date of this adventure.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
The Goblin looked back despairingly, and Davy just caught the words, "I don't know how to turn around!"
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO TURN TURTLE

  • invert
  • keel over
  • roll
  • tip over
  • turn over
  • turn turtle
  • upset
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.