[ turn-doun ]
/ ˈtɜrnˌdaʊn /
that is or may be turned down; folded or doubled down: a turndown collar.
an act or instance of being refused or rejected: He got turndowns from all the better colleges.
Origin of turndown
First recorded in 1830–40; from verb phrase turn down
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