Definition for turner (2 of 3)
Definition for turner (3 of 3)
Examples from the Web for turner
But there was a lot more to Turner than a masochistic mission to understand the elements.
As in the case of Turner, the core of the intellect is missing.
He said it was too soon to judge Mr Turner and certainly too soon to describe late era Leigh—“I have not died yet!”
In the masterpiece Mr. Turner, Mike Leigh translates the soul of his characters on screen.
In the film, Turner begins to think about how his work will be seen after his demise.
Turner insurrection, and he thought his method would speedily put an end to it, both in Maryland and Virginia.John Brown|Frederick Douglass
The bird turi or tuli is spoken of by Turner as the daughter, but by Stair as the son, of Tangaloa.The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead|James George Frazer
We need not go to Turner, we will go to the man who, next to him, is unquestionably the greatest master of foliage in 8.Modern Painters Volume I (of V)|John Ruskin
In truth, the sunshine pictures of Turner were evolved from a life as dingy and uncomely as could well be.Art in England|Dutton Cook
Turner's lips parted under an impulse of explanation, and closed again into a more hopelessly sullen line.When 'Bear Cat' Went Dry|Charles Neville Buck
British Dictionary definitions for turner (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for turner (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for turner
c.1400, agent noun from turn (v.).