Фразовий дієслово тижня: to turn down

Значення:

1) відхилити, відкинути, відмовити

Синоніми: to reject, to decline, to refuse, to spurn

Приклад: I never turn down requests for interviews. I’m just rarely asked. (Bob Ross)

Let’s face it, I do not get offered the parts that Brad Pitt has just turned down. (Stephen Fry)

2) зменшити, зменшити (інтенсивність, гучність, звук)

Синоніми: to reduce, to turn low

Приклад: I went to my friend’s house one day, and he had an electric guitar he had just bought with a tiny little amp. I turned the volume down to 5 and I hit one chord, and I said, i’m in love. (Ace Frehley)

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames. (Thomas Moore)

3) відвернути, загнути(ся) вниз, відігнути

Синоніми: to turn aside

Приклад: On my high school yearbook, they used the wrong picture. They were supposed to use the picture of me with a nice suit on. They used with me my collar turned down, in a and white fuchsia striped shirt. (Ice Cube)

Перевірте себе: When I first decided to open a restaurant, I was turned down by several banks because

  • they disapproved of the idea.
  • the competition was too low.
  • I had nothing to take out a mortgage on.
  • Правильна відповідь на нашу попередню перевірку» – варіант A.

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