Definition Turn up

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Definition

to turn up (somewhere): to arrive, to get, to show up (somewhere)
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to turn up (the volume): to increase, to raise, to boost, to heighten (the volume)
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Examples

  • "If someone isn't hearing my argument, I just turn up the volume until I get a sale."
  • "The chance of someone actually turning up = 43%."
  • "Anyone who fails to turn up will be forced to work with Horatio for a month."

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