turn for the better

turn for the better

Also, turn for the worse. See under take a turn for the better.
See also: better, turn
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I beg and implore this of you, for it will not be long before you see things take a turn for the better.
But when the boat steamed out of Charlottetown harbor things took a turn for the better.
But her luck took a turn for the better as Arellano University owner Pete Cayco quickly offered her a scholarship for their high school team.
Tahir-ul-Qadri on Monday lauded decision of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) to take Babar Awan as their lead counsel in Panamagate case and said the case will turn for the better now.
Driver turnover takes a slight turn for the better.
e weather then took a turn for the better and the competition was played in an excellent spirit.
However, his summer takes a turn for the better when he meets and falls in love with a co-worker (Kristen Stewart).
I know a lot of people are struggling, but there is a real sense that things are taking a turn for the better.
As Haddin departs to lead an Australia A squad in three matches before the main event of the English summer, he, however, said that would not have gone anywhere and may have even left the game altogether if circumstances did not turn for the better, adding that he is lucky to get a second chance back in the game to keep on challenging himself to be a better cricketer.
He said that he had faced difficult situations in the past and seen them turn for the better.
Workers think the economy will take a turn for the better in 2013, according to a new report.
DARYL Jacob's luck took a turn for the better at Fontwell when Father Probus won on his first start for Nick Williams in the Michael Afflick Is Great @Paddy Power Novices' Handicap Chase.
The plastics entrepreneur said while times are tough for setting up, it will get easier when the economy takes a turn for the better.
West Midlands Fire Service said staff handled 13 storm-related calls between 8pm and 9pm yesterday but the call level quickly eased off once the weather took a turn for the better.
The Irishman's stop-start campaign took a turn for the better in midweek when his early goal got the Hibees off to a flyer against Dundee United but he couldn't stop the Arabs from going on to seal victory.