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English noun: turnover

1. turnover the ratio of the number of workers that had to be replaced in a given time period to the average number of workers


Synonymsemployee turnover, turnover rate


Broader (hypernym)ratio

2. turnover (food) a dish made by folding a piece of pastry over a filling


Broader (hypernym)dish


Narrower (hyponym)apple turnover, knish, pirogi, piroshki, pirozhki, samosa

3. turnover (attribute) the volume measured in dollars


SamplesThe store's dollar volume continues to rise.


Synonymsdollar volume


Broader (hypernym)bulk, mass, volume

4. turnover (act) the act of upsetting something


SamplesHe was badly bruised by the upset of his sled at a high speed.


Synonymsoverturn, upset


Broader (hypernym)inversion, upending









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