Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun turn_off

2 senses of turnoff

Sense 1
turnoff, negative stimulation -- (something causing antagonism or loss of interest)
       => stimulation, stimulus, stimulant, input -- (any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action)

Sense 2
turnoff -- (a side road where you can turn off; "I missed the turnoff and went 15 miles out of my way")
       => road, route -- (an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb turn_off

3 senses of turn off

Sense 1
switch off, cut, turn off, turn out -- (cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch; "Turn off the stereo, please"; "cut the engine"; "turn out the lights")
       => throw, flip, switch -- (cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation; "switch on the light"; "throw the lever")

Sense 2
turn off -- (make a turn; "turn off at the parking area")
       => turn -- (change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense; "Turn towards me"; "The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face"; "She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs")

Sense 3
turn off, put off -- (cause to feel intense dislike or distaste)
       => repel, repulse -- (be repellent to; cause aversion in)

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