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Definition of turn on

turn on

noun

  • something one finds sexually exciting. Hyphenated.
    Whe he bites my neck it is such a turn on.

    Last edited on Apr 08 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 11 2009.

  • something one finds attractive. Hyphenated.
    Piercings are a total turn-on.
    Blue eyes are a total turn-on.

    Last edited on Apr 21 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 11 2009.

verb - transitive

  • to excite someone sexually.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

    Citation from "Everybody Flirts... Sometimes", Raising Hope (TV), Season 1 Episode 20 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                                                                          

                                    

                                                               

    Citation from "So Old / Playdate", Louie (TV), Season 1 Episode 4 (2010) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                    

    Citation from "Best Little Horror House in Langley Falls", American Dad (TV), Season 6 Episode 3 (2010) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Nov 03 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 11 2009.

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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.
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