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A list of phrases related to the word "avert"...


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  • Hand's turn
  • Handbrake turn ( 180 degree turn in a car by locking the back wheels )
  • Lower your eyes
  • Made especially to prevent sore throats ( Craven 'A' Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • On the turn
  • One good turn deserves another
  • One two many and you might turn Bertie ( Bassett's Liquorice Allsorts advertising slogan )
  • Only you can prevent forest fires ( United States Forest Service advertising slogan )
  • Please turn over
  • Risk averse
  • Shoot the moon ( remove household goods by night to avoid paying rent )
  • Take a turn for the worse
  • The smallest worm will turn, being trodden on
  • Turn a blind eye
  • Turn a trick
  • Turn back the clock
  • Turn coat
  • Turn geese into swans
  • Turn heads
  • Turn in
  • Turn it in
  • Turn of events
  • Turn of phrase
  • Turn of the century
  • Turn on
  • Turn on a dime
  • Turn on the fun ( Best Buy advertising slogan )
  • Turn on your heel
  • Turn on, tune in, drop out ( A catchphrase from Timothy Leary )
  • Turn over a new leaf
  • Turn that frown upside down
  • Turn the clock back
  • Turn the corner
  • Turn the other cheek
  • Turn the tables
  • Turn the tide
  • Turn to ashes in your mouth
  • Turn turtle
  • Turn up for the books ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Turn up the heat
  • Turn up your toes
  • Turn your back on
  • Turn your nose up at
  • Turn your stomach

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