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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.
The 2014 gubernatorial election had one of the worst turnouts in recent Oklahoma history, said Oklahoma Election Board Secretary Paul Ziriax.
Even without them, many nations still have consistently high election turnouts with Sweden (82.
Material to be fabricated for 13 right hand turnouts and 13 left hand turnouts.
THE general election saw one of the best Welsh voter turnouts in years with 65.
The Scottish independence referendum proved it is possible to get high turnouts if you engage people on issues they really care about.
Other recent voter turnouts in presidential election years were: 56.
Italy used to have turnouts exceeding 90 percent--until it repealed its law making voting mandatory.
HAWAII already has one of the worst voter turnouts among states.
JUST one in 10 people in Coventry voted in the election to decide who runs the police - one of the worst turnouts in the country.