What does turn off mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. switch off, cut, turn off, turn out(verb)

    cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch

    "Turn off the stereo, please"; "cut the engine"; "turn out the lights"

  2. turn off(verb)

    make a turn

    "turn off at the parking area"

  3. turn off, put off(verb)

    cause to feel intense dislike or distaste


  1. turn off(Verb)

    To power down; to stop a device by switching it off.

  2. turn off(Verb)

    To repulse, disgust, or discourage.

  3. turn off(Verb)

    To leave a road; to exit.

How to pronounce turn off?

  1. Alex
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How to say turn off in sign language?

  1. turnoff


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of turn off in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of turn off in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of turn off in a Sentence

  1. Vikrant Parsai:

    When your mind stops working, don’t forget to turn off the sound.

  2. Pat Elphinstone:

    The human brain is like a TV set. When it goes blank, it's time to turn off the sound.

  3. George Walper:

    Some people turn off their 401(k) contributions immediately. They say I'm not going to put any more in.

  4. Tricia Ferrara:

    A child will store the event in memory based on the narrative you assign the event, for this age range, stick to basic facts and turn off the TV.

  5. Palmetto Restaurant owner David McCraw:

    [I] have a right as a business owner to turn off the channel, and not support a business that has allowed the disrespect of our country and our flag.

Images & Illustrations of turn off

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