place into the hands or custody of;
"hand me the spoon, please"
"Turn the files over to me, please"
"He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"
cause to overturn from an upright or normal position;
"The cat knocked over the flower vase"
"the clumsy customer turned over the vase"
"he tumped over his beer"
move by turning over or rotating;
"The child rolled down the hill"
"turn over on your left side"
turn up, loosen, or remove earth;
"Dig we must"
"turn over the soil for aeration"
do business worth a certain amount of money;
"The company turns over ten million dollars a year"
cause to move around a center so as to show another side of;
"turn a page of a book"
turn from an upright or normal position;
"The big vase overturned"
"The canoe tumped over"
turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse;
"flip over the pork chop"
"turn over the pancakes"
think about carefully; weigh;
"They considered the possibility of a strike"
"Turn the proposal over in your mind"
- If you turn over you might find it easier to get to sleep.
- This shop turns over no less than 100 pounds a day.
- This supermarket turns over its stock very rapidly.
- He turned the business over to his daughter.
- He was turning over pages of an encyclopedia.