Turn-down definition

(idiomatic) To reposition by turning, flipping, etc. in a downward direction.

Turn down the blankets to let them air out.

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(idiomatic) To refuse, decline, or deny.

He turned down all our offers of help.

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(idiomatic) To reduce the amount of something by means of a control, such as the volume, heat, or light.

Turn down the television so I can hear myself think.

When it starts to boil, turn down the heat to a simmer.

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