(third-person singular simple present turns out, present participle turning out, simple past and past participle turned out)
- (intransitive, idiomatic) To result; end up.
- I had hoped our first meeting would turn out better.
- (intransitive, idiomatic) To attend; show up.
- Hundreds of people turned out to see the parade.
- (idiomatic) To extinguish a light or other device
- Turn out the lights before you leave.
- (intransitive, idiomatic) To become apparent or known, especially (as) it turns out
- It turns out that he just made a lucky guess.
- (idiomatic) To produce; make.
- The bakery turns out three hundred pies each day.
- (intransitive) To leave a road.
- Turn out at the third driveway.
- To remove from a mould, bowl etc.
- Turn out the dough onto a board and shape it.
- (idiomatic) To refuse service or shelter; to eject or evict.
- The hotel staff hastened to turn out the noisy drunk.
- attendance; crowd
- (dated) A quitting of employment for the purpose of forcing increase of wages; a strike.
- A short side track on a railroad, which may be occupied by one train while another is passing on a main track; a shunt; a siding; a switch.
- That which is prominently brought forward or exhibited; hence, an equipage.
- A man with a showy carriage and horses is said to have a fine turn-out.
- Net quantity of produce yielded.