Turn again

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Turn again to return: to make a stand
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Quotations

  • Enid Bagnold
    Enid%20Bagnold
    “A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.”
  • Bonnie Prudden
    Bonnie Prudden
    “You can't turn back the clock. But you can wind it up again.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. tyrnan; Ger. turnen; Fr. tourner; all from L. tornāre, to turn in a lathe—tornus, a turner's wheel—Gr. tornos.

Usage

In literature:

Again it turned its head to Paul, and looked at him with glazed eyes.
"The Hero of Garside School" by J. Harwood Panting
It came nearer, and he moved up a few paces, and turned again where the lantern's rays fell upon him.
"Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter" by Lawrence L. Lynch
Seeing the forbidding look by which he was met, however, he turned to the girl again, as Hawley muttered something they could not hear.
"Northern Lights" by Gilbert Parker
Her spirits rose as they turned to follow the cattle again.
"The Wind Before the Dawn" by Dell H. Munger
The sheep were turned out to feed for a little while, but at nightfall were driven indoors again.
"When Life Was Young" by C. A. Stephens
He hesitated and turned, then he went on, then he turned again, and then once again, regarding them with troubled eyes as they called.
"Tales of Space and Time" by Herbert George Wells
When he turned to his patient again, the old tender look was in his eyes.
"Winning the Wilderness" by Margaret Hill McCarter
Immediately she turned again and held out one hand to Rebecca.
"The Panchronicon" by Harold Steele Mackaye
Gregory turned again to his work, but found it hard to keep his mind from the Italian's veiled threat.
"El Diablo" by Brayton Norton
Her heart growing fainter and fainter, she turned again to the inn.
"The Wide, Wide World" by Susan Warner
The doctor had to turn again to his patient.
"The Cryptogram" by James De Mille
He closed the door and turned again to the pope.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
At length, when she had regained some control over herself, she turned again to him.
"The Rainbow" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
Sobbing with desolation, she turned again towards the moon.
"The Backwoodsmen" by Charles G. D. Roberts
White Bear turned and looked again at the man seated beside him, who raised his arms tentatively, as if he wanted to reach out to him.
"Shaman" by Robert Shea
Then with a flush she turned again to the garments rifled from their perfumed hiding places.
"The Web of the Golden Spider" by Frederick Orin Bartlett
The dragon checked its headway and turned again toward us.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930" by Various
Each one plays until he has made a fault, and when it is his turn again, he takes up the game where he left off.
"What Shall We Do Now?: Five Hundred Games and Pastimes" by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
At the last she turned around on the bench again, and her hands dropped in her lap.
"The Deaves Affair" by Hulbert Footner
He turned again and went down the road to Raven's.
"Old Crow" by Alice Brown
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In poetry:

Once again the Gospel message
From the Savior you have heard;
Will you heed the invitation?
Will you turn and seek the Lord?
"Come Believing!" by Daniel Webster Moody
Then wi' his spear he turned her o'er,--
O gin her face was wan!
He said, "Ye are the first that e'er
I wished alive again."
"Edom O'Gordon" by Henry Morley
Then with his spear he turn'd her o'er,
Oh, gin her face was wan!
He said--"You are the first that e'er
I wish'd alive again."
"Edom O' Gordon" by Andrew Lang
Men heard the thunder and the rain,
The tempest in his song,
They turned to their hearth fires again
And thought the night too long.
"The Hearer" by Marjorie Lowry Christie Pickthall
My Mother !—thou wilt hope in vain,
Thy wandering one's return:—
'Twould calm the bitterness of pain,
If once on thy dear face again
My parting glance might turn.
"Lines Written Abroad" by Eliza Acton
'No, do not stare so—he is weak with grief,
He cannot face you, he turns his eyes aside;
He is confused with pain.
I suffered this. I know. It was long ago . . .
He closes his eyes and drowns in death again.'
"The House Of Dust: Part 01: 06:" by Conrad Potter Aiken

In news:

Surprising things that may be killing her sex drive —and how to turn her on again.
Tables Turn Again For Vinyl.
Emery's turn again at shaky goalie spot.
Stop us if you've heard this one before, but Guns N' Roses turned up late for a show again.
But when she turned 3, the Aurora girl started having nighttime accidents again and periodically wet her pants during the day.
We turned right out of the gates and walked the exterior perimeter of the gardens slowly before turning around and walking it again widdershins .
Katy Perry, who turns 28 today (Oct 25), and her on-again, off-again beau John Mayer are reportedly keeping her neighbors 'Wide Awake,' like her song of the same name.
The NFL has turned pink again this October, for the fourth year in a row.
Again, I'm not a genie , and I can't tell you how this thing's gonna turn out.
If you let Chris Barrett get within ten feet your 125 two-stroke and turn your back, you won't see it again until it is out of gas.
Again, I'm not a genie, and I can't tell you how this thing's gonna turn out.
John Elway is turning the Denver Broncos into winners again.
The crowds turned out once again for the traditional after Thanksgiving ritual that is Black Friday.
Longhorn Network turning Big 12 into a soap opera once again.
Modern Family' star Sofia Vergara, who turned 40 on Monday, reportedly got quite a birthday present from her on-again, off-again boyfriend, Nick Loeb: a huge diamond engagement ring.
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In science:

We turn again towards the concept of responsibility.
A Stationary, Mixing and Perturbative Counterexample to the 0-1-law for Random Walk in Random Environment in Two Dimensions
The argument from Theorem 14 works again, since if Right uses his turn to play in X then Left responds with a move in a1 to decrease k by 1, which is a win for Left by induction.
Dead Ends in Misere Play: The Misere Monoid of Canonical Numbers
Again, if it does not exist, the turning point sequence ends.
Critical circle maps near bifurcation
We shall again consider each simple root in turn and introduce the operators Km associated to the particular simple root under consideration.
Duality in Quantum Toda theory and W-algebras
Again, the operator ˆAS turns out to be finite.
Overview and Outlook
We call the resulting space, the extended map and the collection of doubled turning points again X , f , and TP respectively. (Strictly speaking the new space X is a linearly ordered, order complete space.
Stochastic stability versus localization in chaotic dynamical systems
Of course, the usual action is obtained again turning off the interaction, i.e., taking h = 0.
Confinement and stability of the motion of test particles in thick branes
D, J1 ) which in turn, by the continuous mapping theorem again, implies that (τnk (x)′ ∧ T , ˜Mnk ) ⇒ (τ (x)′ ∧ T , L) in R × (D, J1 ) as k → ∞ , for all x except the at most countably many x that are discontinuity points of the limiting stochastic process {τ (x)′ : x ≥ 0}.
Proofs of the martingale FCLT
We turn now to the general case in which rj and r′j in (2.12) are arbitrary. The main contribution to the integral in (2.12) is again due to the limiting values of the functions as |rs| → ∞.
A new view on superfluidity
Again the repetition rate turns out to be simpler.
Testing the Stability of the Fine Structure Constant in the Laboratory
Once again this is actually an inner product between a vector and a covector (the metric turns vectors into covectors).
A Simple Introduction to Particle Physics Part II
This behavior is also found by the comparison of the two time-scales, τSN and τac , in Figure 8; once τac becomes shorter than τSN at about 4 Gyr at which Z exceeds Zc , τac turns around and approaches τSN again.
The origin of dust in galaxies revisited: the mechanism determining dust content
If the quadratic term were negligible, it wouldn’t curve up at the origin; if the cubic term were negligible, it wouldn’t curve down later; and if the quartic term were negligible, it wouldn’t be turning up again.
The Electroweak Phase Transition, Part 1: Review of Perturbative Methods
As seen from this figure, X-ray turn-ons may be followed by a short time interval in which the X-rays are again occulted by the outer edge of the disk.
On the origin of X-ray dips in Her X-1
It turns out that the density is infinite for α < 2 and once the process crosses zero, it immediately crosses many times and then makes a long excursion before crossing the zero again.
Persistence in Nonequilibrium Systems
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