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Synonyms of turn on

Noun


1. turn-on, stimulation, stimulus, stimulant, input

usage: something causing excitement or stimulating interest

Verb


1. switch on, turn on, throw, flip, switch

usage: cause to operate by flipping a switch; "switch on the light"; "turn on the stereo"

2. depend on, devolve on, depend upon, ride, turn on, hinge on, hinge upon

usage: be contingent on; "The outcomes rides on the results of the election"; "Your grade will depends on your homework"

3. turn on, produce, bring forth

usage: produce suddenly or automatically; "Turn on the charm"; "turn on the waterworks"

4. turn on, change

usage: become hostile towards; "The dog suddenly turned on the mailman"

5. agitate, rouse, turn on, charge, commove, excite, charge up, disturb, upset, trouble

usage: cause to be agitated, excited, or roused; "The speaker charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks"

6. arouse, sex, excite, turn on, wind up, stimulate, shake, shake up, excite, stir

usage: stimulate sexually; "This movie usually arouses the male audience"

7. trip, trip out, turn on, get off

usage: get high, stoned, or drugged; "He trips every weekend"

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