(noun, adjective)


1. Capable of being turned over; designed to be turned over.

- a turnover collar


1. the ratio of the number of workers that had to be replaced in a given time period to the average number of workers

Definition categories: link, ratio

2. a dish made by folding a piece of pastry over a filling

Definition categories: food, dish

3. the volume measured in dollars

Definition categories: attribute, bulk, mass, volume

4. the act of upsetting something

Similar word(s): overturn, upset

Definition categories: act, inversion, upending

Sentences with turnover as a noun:

- a bad turnover in a carriage

- The company had an annual turnover of $500,000.

- Those apartments have a high turnover because they are so close to the railroad tracks.

- High staff-turnover can lead to low morale amongst employees

- They only served me one apple turnover for breakfast.

- The Nimrods committed another dismaying turnover en route to another humiliating loss.