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Definition of As the worm turns

As the worm turns

adverb

  • This is a characterization of an unassertive person becoming assertive. Compare to embolden.
    Lem became an outstanding advocate for his interests, so others said that is as the worm turns.

    Last edited on Nov 24 2016. Submitted by Dr. P.D. Fisher on Nov 24 2016.

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Other terms relating to 'as':

Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I can see".
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I can tell".
Definitions include: acronym of "as far as I know."
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I understand".
Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I understand it".
Definitions include: acronym of "Also Known As."
Definitions include: acronym for "as soon as humanly possible".
Definitions include: very; really; extremely.
Definitions include: to a great extent.
Definitions include: The term "mug" is used for comparison.
Definitions include: acronym for "as soon as possible".
Definitions include: very.
Definitions include: very; really; extremely.
Definitions include: an intensifier.
Definitions include: happy and content.

Other terms relating to 'the':

Definitions include: the real information or the proof, instruction, the know how, where, when, and why about something or someone.
Definitions include: walking, generally as opposed to driving.
Definitions include: interrogation.
Definitions include: extremely intoxicated
Definitions include: information.
Definitions include: something you have now is worth more than two things you have just a chance of getting.
Definitions include: a good estimate.
Definitions include: a secret advantage.
Definitions include: inclusive.
Definitions include: to make a bad situation worse.
Definitions include: with the amount of time left to finish a task rapidly disappearing.
Definitions include: having an opinion or belief prior to it becoming common or popular.
Definitions include: of a male, to urinate.
Definitions include: Someone being butthurt over having something, they do to others regularly, done to the them
Definitions include: secret sexual activity with a person other than one's partner.

Other terms relating to 'turn':

Definitions include: a dirty or unpleasant task that one must do since it is part of one's share of the work, and that others have taken their turn doing before them.
Definitions include: a good book.
Definitions include: to ignore a misdeed.
Definitions include: This phrase is military slang for the destruction of the human body by explosion, heavy fire or similar trauma.
Definitions include: of a female, to become promiscuous or to become a prostitute.
Definitions include: to go to bed.
Definitions include: to search very thoroughly.
Definitions include: fully equipped and ready to go.
Definitions include: to let a person have free reign.
Definitions include: something one finds sexually repulsive.
Definitions include: something one finds sexually exciting.
Definitions include: to no longer give attention to.
Definitions include: to cry, especially for effect.
Definitions include: to rob.
Definitions include: to make a positive change in one's life.

Other terms relating to 'worm':

Definitions include: loose, and nasty.
Definitions include: something that has many difficult issues.
Definitions include: to perform varicose vein surgery.
Definitions include: a song or song fragment that gets stuck in one's head.
Definitions include: a very small penis.
Definitions include: a penis.
Definitions include: chewing tobacco.
Definitions include: a dead person.
Definitions include: to escape punishment.

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