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turn·out

 (tûrn′out′)
n.
1. The number of people who participate in a particular event or activity: The peace march attracted a large turnout. Shopper turnout was enormous.
2. A number of things produced; output.
3. The act or an instance of turning out: her quick turnout of another novel.
4. Chiefly British
a. A labor strike.
b. A laborer on strike.
5. An outfit or array of equipment, especially that worn by a fire fighter.
6. An outfit of a carriage with its horse or horses; equipage.
7. A railroad siding.
8. A widening in a highway to allow vehicles to pass or park.
9. The rotation of a dancer's legs from the hip sockets.

turn•out

(ˈtɜrnˌaʊt)

n.
1. the gathering of persons who come to an exhibition, party, spectacle, or the like.
2. quantity of production; output.
3. an act of turning out.
4. the manner or style in which a person or thing is equipped, dressed, etc.
5. equipment; outfit.
6. a short side track, space, spur, etc., that enables trains, automobiles, etc., to pass one another or park.
7. a ballet position in which the legs are turned out with the feet back to back or heel to heel.
[1680–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.turnout - the group that gathers together for a particular occasionturnout - the group that gathers together for a particular occasion; "a large turnout for the meeting"
assemblage, gathering - a group of persons together in one place
2.turnout - a part of a road that has been widened to allow cars to pass or parkturnout - a part of a road that has been widened to allow cars to pass or park
part, portion - something less than the whole of a human artifact; "the rear part of the house"; "glue the two parts together"
road, route - an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
3.turnout - a short stretch of railroad track used to store rolling stock or enable trains on the same line to passturnout - a short stretch of railroad track used to store rolling stock or enable trains on the same line to pass
railroad track, railway, railroad - a line of track providing a runway for wheels; "he walked along the railroad track"
4.turnout - what is produced in a given time periodturnout - what is produced in a given time period
product, production - an artifact that has been created by someone or some process; "they improve their product every year"; "they export most of their agricultural production"
throughput - output relative to input; the amount passing through a system from input to output (especially of a computer program over a period of time)
5.turnout - a set of clothing (with accessories)turnout - a set of clothing (with accessories); "his getup was exceedingly elegant"
attire, garb, dress - clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion; "formal attire"; "battle dress"
bib-and-tucker - an attractive outfit; "she wore her best bib-and-tucker"
ensemble - a coordinated outfit (set of clothing)
playsuit - a sports outfit for women or children; usually consists of shorts and a blouse
trousseau - the personal outfit of a bride; clothes and accessories and linens
6.turnout - attendance for a particular event or purpose (as to vote in an election)turnout - attendance for a particular event or purpose (as to vote in an election); "the turnout for the rally"
attendance, attending - the act of being present (at a meeting or event etc.)
7.turnout - (ballet) the outward rotation of a dancer's leg from the hipturnout - (ballet) the outward rotation of a dancer's leg from the hip
rotary motion, rotation - the act of rotating as if on an axis; "the rotation of the dancer kept time with the music"
ballet, concert dance - a theatrical representation of a story that is performed to music by trained dancers

turnout

noun attendance, crowd, audience, gate, assembly, congregation, number, throng, assemblage It was a marvellous afternoon with a huge turnout of people.

turnout

noun
1. Things needed for a task, journey, or other purpose:
accouterment (often used in plural), apparatus, equipment, gear, material (used in plural), materiel, outfit, paraphernalia, rig, tackle, thing (used in plural).
2. A set or style of clothing:
costume, dress, garb, guise, habiliment (often used in plural), outfit.
Informal: getup, rig.
Translations

turnout

[ˈtɜːnaʊt] N
1. (= attendance) → concurrencia f, asistencia f; (= paying spectators) → entrada f, público m; (at election) → número m de votantes
there was a poor turnoutasistió poca gente
we hope for a good turnout at the danceesperamos que el baile sea muy concurrido
2. (= clean) → limpieza f
she gave the room a good turnoutle hizo una buena limpieza al cuarto
3. (Ind) (= output) → producción f
4. (= dress) → atuendo m

turnout

[ˈtɜːrnaʊt] n
(= attendance) (at meeting)assistance f; [voters] (in election)participation f
It was a good turnout → Il y a eu beaucoup de monde.
a high turnout → une participation importante
a low turnout → une faible participation, une forte abstention
(US) (= layby) → aire f de stationnement sur le bas-côté

turnout

n
(= attendance)Teilnahme f, → Beteiligung f; in spite of the rain there was a good turnout (for a match etc) → trotz des Regens war das Spiel gut besucht; (in election) → trotz des Regens war die Wahlbeteiligung gut or hoch; there was a big turnout of friends to meet us at the stationeine Menge Freunde waren gekommen, um uns am Bahnhof zu begrüßen
(= clean-out) she gave the room a thorough turnoutsie machte den Raum gründlich sauber
(Comm: = output) → Produktion f
(= dress)Aufmachung f
(US) (in town) → Parkbucht f; (in country) → Parkplatz m; (big) → Rastplatz m

turnout

[ˈtɜːnˌaʊt] n
a. (attendance) → presenza, affluenza
there was a poor turnout → la partecipazione è stata molto scarsa
b. (clean) → ripulita
References in classic literature ?
"No," said she, "he only cared to have a stylish turnout, as they call it; I think he knew very little about horses; he left that to his coachman, who told him I had an irritable temper!
It was a noble turnout, and would have made a fine display if we had had thinner weather.
To me, away there in my bean-field at the other end of the town, the big guns sounded as if a puffball had burst; and when there was a military turnout of which I was ignorant, I have sometimes had a vague sense all the day of some sort of itching and disease in the horizon, as if some eruption would break out there soon, either scarlatina or canker-rash, until at length some more favorable puff of wind, making haste over the fields and up the Wayland road, brought me information of the "trainers." It seemed by the distant hum as if somebody's bees had swarmed, and that the neighbors, according to Virgil's advice, by a faint tintinnabulum upon the most sonorous of their domestic utensils, were endeavoring to call them down into the hive again.
My mother has noticed him, and he must therefore, perforce, be remarkable." He went down to the stables, not without some slight annoyance, when he remembered that the Count of Monte Cristo had laid his hands on a "turnout" which sent his bays down to second place in the opinion of connoisseurs.
PESHAWAR -- As the results trickle in for the historical provincial assembly elections in the newly-merged districts, one thing has become clear, there was a substantial interest among the locals in the elections, even among the women who at least met the minimum turnout percentage.
The turnout for overseas voting for the 2019 midterm elections surpassed the figure of the midterm polls in 2013, an official of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said Monday.
THE turnout for the European elections in Cardiff was up nearly 10 percentage points on Thursday compared to the previous election five years ago.
More than 700 million people have voted in seven phases for the general election this year, with an increase in voter turnout as compared to the last election.
All parties could be hindered by the trend of low voter turnout in the UK for the European Parliament elections, according to an expert.
THE turnout figures have been revealed for this month's local elections - with less than one in five people bothering to vote in some council wards.
ISLAMABAD -- In Indian occupied Kashmir, 'deserted polling booths, missing polling agents and scared polling staff in Pulwama and Shopian recorded the lowest turnout in the final phase of the polling' was the comment of a Srinagar-based English daily.
Summary: New Delhi [India], May 6 (ANI): A low voter turnout was recorded in the first two hours of polling on Monday in 51 constituencies spread across seven states in the fifth phase of the Lok Sabha elections.