What does turn on a dime mean?

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turn on a dime

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  1. turn on a dime(verb)

    have a small turning radius

    "My little subcompact car turns on a dime!"


  1. turn on a dime(Verb)

    to have a small turning circle

How to pronounce turn on a dime?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say turn on a dime in sign language?

  1. turnonadime


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of turn on a dime in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of turn on a dime in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of turn on a dime in a Sentence

  1. Sandra Lee:

    Life can turn on a dime.

  2. Arx Pax CEO Greg Henderson:

    Forklifts require a lot of space, to have the ability [with hover engines] to turn on a dime could really solve the problem of ‘the last inch of logistics’.

  3. Michael DePalma:

    The Fed's entirely possible The Fed could have to raise rates, what's tricky is that inflation is a process. It doesn't turn on a dime. It has to work its way through.

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