good turn

noun

a helpful and friendly act; good deed; favour

Nearby words

  1. good shepherd,
  2. good sort,
  3. good speed,
  4. good thing,
  5. good time,
  6. good usage,
  7. good will,
  8. good word,
  9. good works,
  10. good-bye

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Idioms and Phrases with good turn

good turn

A favor, an act of good will, as in Pat did her a good turn by calling in a second surgeon. [First half of 1400s]

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