English version

give somebody a turn

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgive somebody a turngive somebody a turnold-fashionedFRIGHTENED to frighten someone turn
Examples from the Corpus
give somebody a turnFacilitators at corners play crossing guards, giving directions for turning.A second glance put my mind to rest, but for a moment there it gave me a turn.Higher ratio power steering gives tighter turns, but the tendency to slight wanderings on the straight is still there.Thus at this imaginary point A they give up, turn around, and go home.This gives everybody a turn at catching.Nero sends his luv, you know he's coming over here to give us a turn this winter.We have ten Free Curl Combi stylers to give away - turn to page 54 for details.
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