every time I turn around

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every time I turn around

Very often, perhaps surprisingly so. I'm going broke these days because there seems to be a new problem with my car every time I turn around. Every time I turn around, Tina's won another swim meet! That girl could be headed for the Olympics one day.
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every time one turns around

Fig. frequently; at every turn; with annoying frequency. Somebody asks me for money every time I turn around. Something goes wrong with Bill's car every time he turns around.
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every time one turns around

Very often; too often. For example, Every time I turn around he's asking for more money, or Something in this house breaks down every time I turn around.
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That's essential, but at the same time it creates a backlash in that some physicians feel as though every time they turn around, someone is drawing a line in the sand
Obviously those businesses in the Valley that have ongoing dealings with the City Council and the Mayor's Office can't help but be intimidated by seeing His Honor's face every time they turn around.