Definition To turn to someone

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Definition

to turn to someone: to ask for someone's help, to rely on someone during a problem
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I'm turning to you in a time of need. Can you help me?

(Now,) let's turn to (financial news): (Now,) we will change the focus to (financial news)
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Examples

  • "For more information we turn to our top correspondent Lance Dickerson, who joins us live from Chiapas."
  • "Let's turn to my sexy Powerpoint presentation!"
  • "This is where I turn to you, my invaluable colleagues, for help."

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