not turn

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  • He tried it again and again and he could not turn that corner. Cited from Fairies and Folk of Ireland, by William Henry Frost
  • He did not turn control back to the king as he said he would.
  • As a result, a number of players did not turn up for training.
  • She did not turn at once to the husband at her side. Cited from The Forfeit, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • The upper body may or may not turn with the lower body.
  • Why he did not turn back to the house then and there he never knew. Cited from Ralestone Luck, by Andre Norton
  • She would not turn her eyes just now, though her own sister stood so close! Cited from Major Vigoureux, by A. T. Quiller-Couch
  • Why could she not turn it toward the man who loved her? Cited from A Splendid Hazard, by Harold MacGrath
  • It is only certain that she could not turn down the offer.
  • He asked them if they could not turn him into their shape. Cited from The Myth of Hiawatha, and Other Oral Legends, by Henry R. Schoolcraft
  • She called him, and he did not turn his head, nor even answer. Cited from None Other Gods, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • I did not turn my face, although he tried to make me. Cited from 'Doc.' Gordon, by Mary E. Wilkins-Freeman
  • She is never sure that they will not turn out on the wrong side. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 12, No. 69, July, 1863, by Various
  • I did not turn; the man came round me and looked at my face. Cited from The Inheritors, by Joseph Conrad and Ford M. Hueffer
  • The next season did not turn out as well as first.
  • Despite her efforts, the album did not turn out how she wanted.
  • She has already said that she would not turn down a star should one come along.
  • Modern use of the idea does not turn up anything before the 1960s.
  • You need not fear him any more; you need not turn away from him. Cited from Sunrise, by William Black
  • When danger is a little removed from them they will not turn out at all. Cited from Elements of Military Art and Science, by Henry Wager Halleck
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