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English verb: turn in

1. turn in (motion) make an entrance by turning from a road

SamplesTurn in after you see the gate.

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP.
Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE

Broader (hypernym)come in, enter, get in, get into, go in, go into, move into

2. turn in (possession) to surrender someone or something to another

SamplesThe guard delivered the criminal to the police.
Render up the prisoners.
Render the town to the enemy.
Fork over the money.

Synonymsdeliver, fork out, fork over, fork up, hand over, render

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s something to somebody

Broader (hypernym)give, hand, pass, pass on, reach, turn over

Narrower (hyponym)bail, give away

3. turn in (creation) carry out (performances)

SamplesThey turned in a splendid effort.
They turned in top jobs for the second straight game.

Synonymsput on

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)create, make

4. turn in (body) prepare for sleep

SamplesI usually turn in at midnight.
He goes to bed at the crack of dawn.

Synonymsbed, crawl in, go to bed, go to sleep, hit the hay, hit the sack, kip down, retire, sack out

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Narrower (hyponym)bed down, bunk down

Antonymsget up, arise, uprise, rise, turn out

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