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Origin of turnover
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Example sentences from the Web for turnover
There’s a lot that goes into each, and Brady’s penchant for avoiding interceptions certainly has played a role in New England’s turnover numbers over the years.Newton Can Replace Brady, But Can The Pats Replace Half Of Their Defense?|Neil Paine (email@example.com)|September 3, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Even his 11 turnovers couldn’t overshadow what was, again, a truly spectacular performance.Monster Games In The NBA Playoffs Aren’t Automatically Translating To Wins|Jared Dubin|August 26, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Second-term presidents typically have near-total turnover of their Cabinet.
The company’s security guards can start at just above minimum wage, but agency leaders have also noted in recent years that the turnover is high.MTS Says Its Officers Aren’t Bound by New State Use-of-Force Law|Jesse Marx and Lisa Halverstadt|June 25, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The tags mark game events of particular interest, such as turnovers — when a team loses possession of the ball to its opponent.Why sports are becoming all about numbers — lots and lots of numbers|Silke Schmidt|May 21, 2020|Science News For Students
Turnover was huge in the growing auto industry, as workers hopped from factory to factory in search of better wages.Henry Ford Understood That Raising Wages Would Bring Him More Profit|Daniel Gross|January 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By contrast, the turnover rate for physicians at large practices was 6.8 percent in 2012.
To see why, lets look at JOLTS, a data series from the Bureau of Labor Statistics which tracks job openings and turnover.Did The Government Cause Our Long-Term Unemployment Problem?|Megan McArdle|April 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
We may have progressed to a stage where turnover and new car sales make the U.S. car fleet more efficient.
Kravchenko was a self-made millionaire whose “March 8th” furniture factory and stores had an annual turnover of $200 million.Russia’s Mikhail Kravchenko, Friend of Princess Michael of Kent, Murdered|Owen Matthews|May 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He made friends with Skyrocket, as Snuff did with Turnover, and the dogs and cats lived happily together.
And how he got Turnover and Skyrocket to stand still long enough to be harnessed up is a wonder!
You are a turnover apprentice from the establishment of your highly respectable father in the country?Despair's Last Journey|David Christie Murray
The 1948 turnover—that is, the sum of exports and imports—had been about $1 billion.East-West Trade Trends|Harold E. Stassen
His turnover, as it is called, was probably thirty thousand pounds a year.Wessex Tales|Thomas Hardy
British Dictionary definitions for turnover
- to sell and replenish (stock in trade)
- to transact business and so generate gross revenue of (a specified sum)
- the amount of business, usually expressed in terms of gross revenue, transacted during a specified period
- (as modifier)a turnover tax
- the number of workers employed by a firm in a given period to replace those who have left
- the ratio between this number and the average number of employees during the same period
Idioms and Phrases with turnover
Invert, bring the bottom to the top, as in We have to turn over the soil before we plant anything. [Second half of 1300s]
Shift position, as by rolling from side to side. For example, This bed is so narrow I can barely turn over. [First half of 1700s]
Rotate, cycle, as in The engine turned over but the car wouldn't start. [Early 1900s]
Think about, consider, as in She turned over the idea in her mind. [Early 1800s]
Transfer to another, surrender, as in I turned over the funds to the children. [Mid-1500s]
Do business to the extent or amount of, as in We hoped the company would turn over a million dollars the first year. [Mid-1800s]
Seem to lurch or heave convulsively, as in The plane hit an air pocket and my stomach turned over. [Second half of 1800s]
Replace or renew the constituent parts, as in Half of our staff turns over every few years. [Mid-1900s] Also see turn over a new leaf.