turn the corner

Synonyms and related words:
alter, ameliorate, be changed, be converted into, be renewed, bottom out, brace up, break, change, checker, chop, chop and change, come about, come around, come round, convalesce, degenerate, deteriorate, deviate, diverge, diversify, flop, gain strength, get better, haul around, improve, jibe, meliorate, mitigate, modulate, mutate, perk up, pick up, rally, recruit, recuperate, revive, shift, sleep it off, swerve, tack, take a turn, turn, turn aside, turn into, undergo a change, vary, veer, warp, worsen

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • turn the corner — 1. To go round the corner 2. To get past a difficulty or danger 3. To begin to pick up • • • Main Entry: ↑corner * * * turn the/​a corner phrase to begin to be healthy, happy, or successful again after a difficult period Has the economy finally… …   Useful english dictionary

  • turn the corner — To get over a bad run. When a loss making venture ceases to make losses, it has turned the corner …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • turn the corner — if something or someone turns the corner, their situation starts to improve after a difficult period. Certainly, the company s been through difficult times but I think we can safely say that we have now turned the corner. I was really ill on… …   New idioms dictionary

  • turn the corner —    To get over a bad run. When a loss making venture ceases to make losses, it has turned the corner .   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • turn the corner — achieve part of a goal, progress toward a goal    Lan was very ill, but she s turned the corner. She s recovering …   English idioms

  • turn the corner — go around the block on the street …   English contemporary dictionary

  • turn the corner — verb To pass the most critical point of some process; to pass out of danger …   Wiktionary

  • turn the corner — idi to pass through a crisis safely …   From formal English to slang

  • To turn the corner — Turn Turn (t[^u]rn), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Turned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Turning}.] [OE. turnen, tournen, OF. tourner, torner, turner, F. tourner, LL. tornare, fr. L. tornare to turn in a lathe, to rounds off, fr. tornus a lathe, Gr. ? a turner s… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • turn a corner — turn the/​a corner phrase to begin to be healthy, happy, or successful again after a difficult period Has the economy finally turned the corner? With this new job I feel I’m turning a corner. Thesaurus: to be, or to become happy or happiersynonym …   Useful english dictionary

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