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The Spanish word for to turn

girar



to turn

Spanish Definition


turn
     1. Girar, rotar.
     2. Voltear.
     3. Dirigir, desviar.
           She turned his attention to his son.
           "Ella desvió su atención hacia su hijo".
     4. Tornar, retornar.
     5. Doblar, dar vuelta.
           She was turning the corner.
           "Ella estaba doblando la esquina".
     6. Volverse, transformarse.
     7. n. Giro.
     8. n. Vuelta.
     9. n. Curva, recodo.
     10. n. Turno.
     11. n. Número, acto.
           The show opened with a musical turn.
           "El espectáculo abrió con un número musical".

Translations for turn and their definitions

girar
     1. v. to turn


tornar
     1. v. to return
     2. v. (intransitive) to come back
     3. v. to put back
     4. v. to change
     5. v. (intransitive, tornar a + infinitive) to do again
     6. v. (intransitive) to revive (to recover from a state of unconsciousness)


doblar
     1. v. to fold
     2. v. to double
     3. v. (intransitive, transitive) to bend, to turn
     4. v. to dub


virar
     1. v. to veer
     2. v. (nautical) to tack


rebelar
     1. v. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to rebel


volver
     1. v. to return
     2. v. to come back, go back
     3. v. to do again
           Volvió a olvidarse de la foto. (He forgot the photo again.)
     4. v. to turn
     5. v. (reflexive) to turn
     6. v. (reflexive) to get, become
           Me estoy volviendo loco. (I am getting crazy.)
     7. v. to make, to drive
           Esto me está volviendo loco. (This is driving me mad.)
           Me vuelves loco. (You drive me crazy.)


tornear
     1. v. to turn (as on a lathe)



mutar
     1. v. to mutate


transformar
     1. v. to transform




Pronunciation

Mexican Dialect

girar



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