turnout etymology

English word turnout comes from English turn, English out

Detailed word origin of turnout

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
turn English (eng) (also turnaround) The time required to complete a project.. (circus) A short skit, act, or routine.. (cricket) A sideways movement of the ball when it bounces (caused by rotation in flight).. (poker) The fourth communal card in Texas hold 'em.. (poker, obsolete) The flop (the first three community cards) in Texas hold 'em.. (rope) A pass behind or through an object.. (soccer) An instance of [...]
out English (eng) (colloquial) Outside.. (nonstandard, contraction of out of) Away from the inside. (cricket, baseball) Of a batter or batsman: having caused an out called on himself while batting under various rules of the game.. (obsolete) Of a young lady: having entered society and available to be courted.. Openly acknowledging that one is gay or transgender.. Released, available for purchase, download or [...]
turnout English (eng) (US) a place to pull off a road. (rail transport, chiefly, US) a place where moveable rails allow a train to switch tracks; a set of points. Attendance; crowd.

Words with the same origin as turnout

Descendants of out