Expresiones y frases - Verbo 'To turn'

Idioms - Verb 'To turn'

to turn a blind eye hacer la vista gorda
to turn a deaf ear hacer oídos sordos
to not turn a hair no movérsele a alguien un pelo
to turn in one's grave revolcarse en la tumba
to turn on the waterworks echarse a llorar como una magdalena
to turn one's back on dar la espalda
to turn over a new leaf hacer borrón y vuenta nueva
  • Dan's parents turn a blind eye on his drug problem and it only makes it worse.
  • The workers demand better working conditions but the management turns a deaf ear.
  • I told my father I was leaving home at 15 but he didn't turn a hair.
  • Shakespeare would turn in his grave if he saw her performance of Lady Macbeth!
  • Every time I wanted something I turned on the waterworks and my dad gave it to me.
  • My so-called best friend turned her back on me when I needed her most.
  • Joe has decided to turn over a new leaf and checked into rehab.