French translation of 'turn out'
separable transitive verb
1. (= switch off)
[gas] couper ⧫ éteindre
2. (= produce)
[person, companygoods, novel] produire
[schoolgood pupils] former
3. (= throw out) [lodger, tenant] expulser
4. (= remove contents from)
5. (= remove) [contents] retirer
to turn sth out of [container, mould] sortir qch de
1. (= attend)
[spectators, fans, voters] venir
[troops] se rassembler
2. (= work out) se terminer
to turn out well, to turn out fine s’arranger
I was positive things were going to turn out fine. J’étais sûr que les choses finiraient par s’arranger.
to turn out badly mal tourner
3. (= transpire)
to turn out to be se révéler être
The forecast turned out to be wrong. Le bulletin météo s’est révélé être faux.
It turned out to be a mistake. Il s’est révélé que c’était une erreur.
it turned out that ... il s’est révélé que ...
It turned out that she was right. Il s’est révélé qu’elle avait raison.
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Example Sentences Including 'turn out'
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Or maybe I'd microwave a hot dog, which would turn out to be three hot dogs.AFTER ALL THESE YEARS (1993)
I shook my head and she went to turn out the lights and check the doors were locked.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
Anyway, Lucy's parents, Clive and Hilary Liversedge, turn out to be foster parents.AFTERMATH (2001)
'turn out' in Other Languages
British English: turn out /tɜːn aʊt/ VERB
If something turns out a particular way, it happens in that way or has the result or degree of success indicated.
I was positive things were going to turn out fine.
- American English: turn out
- Arabic: يَنْتَهِي
- Brazilian Portuguese: constatar
- Chinese: 原来是
- Croatian: proizaći
- Czech: dopadnout jak
- Danish: ende
- Dutch: aflopen opdraven
- European Spanish: salir luz
- Finnish: sammuttaa
- French: s’avérer
- German: ausschalten
- Greek: προκύπτω
- Italian: spegnere
- Japanese: 消す 切る
- Korean: 되다
- Norwegian: produsere
- Polish: okazać się
- European Portuguese: constatar
- Romanian: a se dovedi
- Russian: оказыаться
- Spanish: resultar
- Swedish: släcka
- Thai: กลับกลายเป็น
- Turkish: söndürmek
- Ukrainian: виявлятися
- Vietnamese: hóa ra
Translation of turn out from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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