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ˈtɜr nər, ˈtʊər-Turn·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Turner, Nat Turnernoun

    United States slave and insurrectionist who in 1831 led a rebellion of slaves in Virginia; he was captured and executed (1800-1831)

  2. Turner, Henry Hubert Turnernoun

    United States endocrinologist (1892-1970)

  3. Turner, Joseph Mallord William Turnernoun

    English landscape painter whose treatment of light and color influenced the French impressionists (1775-1851)

  4. Turner, Frederick Jackson Turnernoun

    United States historian who stressed the role of the western frontier in American history (1861-1951)

  5. turnernoun

    a tumbler who is a member of a turnverein

  6. turnernoun

    a lathe operator

  7. turnernoun

    one of two persons who swing ropes for jumpers to skip over in the game of jump rope

  8. turner, food turnernoun

    cooking utensil having a flat flexible part and a long handle; used for turning or serving food

Wiktionary

  1. turnernoun

    A person who turns and shapes wood etc. on a lathe

    Etymology: An occupational surname for a turner or tumbler.

  2. turnernoun

    A kitchen utensil used for turning food.

    Etymology: An occupational surname for a turner or tumbler.

  3. turner

    A variety of pigeon; a tumbler.

    Etymology: An occupational surname for a turner or tumbler.

  4. turner

    a very dry pitch on which the ball will turn with ease

    Etymology: An occupational surname for a turner or tumbler.

  5. turnernoun

    A person who practices athletic or gymnastic exercises.

    Etymology: An occupational surname for a turner or tumbler.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Turnernoun

    one who turns; especially, one whose occupation is to form articles with a lathe

  2. Turnernoun

    a variety of pigeon; a tumbler

  3. Turnernoun

    a person who practices athletic or gymnastic exercises

Freebase

  1. Turner

    Turner is a town in Androscoggin County, Maine, United States. The population was 5,734 at the 2010 census. Turner includes the villages of Turner Center and North Turner. The town is part of the Lewiston-Auburn, Maine Metropolitan New England City and Town Area.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Turner

    tur′nėr, n. a Scotch copper coin worth 2d., issued by James VI. [Prob. turney.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Turner in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Turner in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Turner in a Sentence

  1. Alexis Ajinca:

    With Indiana Pacers rookie Myles Turner, it's just like every other team with a young kid, Indiana Pacers rookie Myles Turner was good because Indiana Pacers rookie Myles Turner was able to make shots, indiana Pacers rookie Myles Turner played a good game tonight, but it's not like Indiana Pacers rookie Myles Turner was unguardable. For us, we were without a lot of guys, but we were right there in the game. It was a good game for us.

  2. Bryan Lett:

    With our partners at Golden Corral, the work disabled veterans like Mr. Turner are doing gives children who share the burdens of our national defense an opportunity to just be kids and connect with others who share their experiences.

  3. Arthur C. Clarke:

    CNN is one of the participants in the war. I have a fantasy where Ted Turner is elected president but refuses because he doesn't want to give up power.

  4. David Brown:

    Everybody can find their own Turner, he has so much to offer. It's the sheer color and excitement of the paint which people respond to.

  5. Seth Bloom:

    This is clearly leaving open the door for the DOJ (Justice Department) to appeal, if Turner is run separately, they don't really need a stay.

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