Definitions for turn down

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. refuse, reject, pass up, turn down, decline(verb)

    refuse to accept

    "He refused my offer of hospitality"

  2. reject, turn down, turn away, refuse(verb)

    refuse entrance or membership

    "They turned away hundreds of fans"; "Black people were often rejected by country clubs"

  3. reject, spurn, freeze off, scorn, pooh-pooh, disdain, turn down(verb)

    reject with contempt

    "She spurned his advances"

  4. turn down(verb)

    take a downward direction

    "The economy finally turned down after a long boom"

  5. turn down, lower, lour(verb)

    make lower or quieter

    "turn down the volume of a radio"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. turn down(Verb)

    To refuse, decline, or deny.

  2. turn down(Verb)

    To reduce the amount of something by means of a control, such as the volume, heat, or light.

  3. turn down(Verb)

    To reposition by turning, flipping, etc. in a downward direction.

Translations for turn down

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • отказвам, отхвърлям, намалявамBulgarian
  • refusar, reduir, abaixar, disminuir, rebutjarCatalan, Valencian
  • ablehnen, absagenGerman
  • disminuir, rechazar, reducirSpanish
  • himmentää, torjua, hiljentää, alentaa, vähentääFinnish
  • décliner, baisser, refuserFrench
  • diùltScottish Gaelic
  • rifiutareItalian
  • 断るJapanese
  • odrzucaćPolish
  • reduzir, rejeitar, recusar, diminuir, abaixarPortuguese
  • убавля́ть, отверга́ть, отклони́ть, уме́ньшить, отве́ргнуть, уменьша́ть, отклоня́ть, отказа́ться, отка́зываться, уба́витьRussian
  • dämpa, sänka, säga nej till, förkastaSwedish
  • rastrinde, ravaler, baxhîWalloon

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