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TURN OF EVENTS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does turn of events mean? 

TURN OF EVENTS (noun)
  The noun TURN OF EVENTS has 1 sense:

1. an unforeseen development

  Familiarity information: TURN OF EVENTS used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


TURN OF EVENTS (noun)


Sense 1turn of events [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An unforeseen development

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural events

Synonyms:

turn of events; twist; turn

Context example:

events suddenly took an awkward turn

Hypernyms ("turn of events" is a kind of...):

development (a recent event that has some relevance for the present situation)


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