turn around -> γυρίζω, γυρίζω από την άλλη, στρέφομαι, στρέφομαι προς άλλη κατεύθυνση, στρέφομαι προς την αντίθετη κατεύθυνση, περιστρέφομαι γύρω από, γυρίζω γύρω από, αλλάζω τελείως, αλλάζω, αλλάζω άρδην, φέρνω τούμπα, φέρνω τα πάνω κάτω, ανατρέπω, αντιστρέφω, αλλάζω γνώμη, δεν τηρώ τον λόγο μου, είμαι διπλοπρόσωπος, είμαι υποκριτής, μεταμορφώνω, μετασχηματίζω, παράγω

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turn around -> γυρίζω, γυρίζω από την άλλη, στρέφομαι, στρέφομαι προς άλλη κατεύθυνση, στρέφομαι προς την αντίθετη κατεύθυνση, περιστρέφομαι γύρω από, γυρίζω γύρω από, αλλάζω τελείως, αλλάζω, αλλάζω άρδην, φέρνω τούμπα, μεταμορφώνω, μετασχηματίζω

(transitive, intransitive, reflexive) To physically rotate horizontally 360 degrees.
Turn around once or twice so I can see your new dress.
(transitive, intransitive, reflexive) To change to the opposite direction from a previous position. quotations ▼
She turned her position around and now she is in favor of the merger.
(transitive, intransitive, reflexive, sports) To reverse the expected outcome of a game, usually from a losing position to a winning one. quotations ▼
The team really turned it around in the second half for a great win.
They were way ahead but the game turned around on them and they lost 4-3.
(transitive, business, management) To reverse a trend, usually towards a more favorable outcome; to return (a business, department) to effectiveness, profitability, etc.
The new management team has really turned the company around and they expect a good profit next year.
(transitive, idiomatic, colloquial) To be duplicitous.
You can't just turn around and say that it was all my fault.
(transitive, idiomatic, of an idea) To consider from a different viewpoint.
Let's turn that around and look at it from another angle.
(transitive, idiomatic, colloquial) (often with a unit of time) To produce; to output; to generate
We can turn around 500 units by next week.
(idiomatic, buzzword, with "180 degrees") To effect a positive reversal of a trend.
Let's turn this around 180 degrees and enjoy the rest of our vacation.
(idiomatic, buzzword, with "360 degrees") To make a situation worse by trying to make it better.
They turned it around 360 degrees and now they're losing even more money.
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