turn for the better

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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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He hurried in, fearing that she might have taken some turn for the worse, but he was reassured to find her sitting up in her bed, with Clara and Ida Walker in attendance upon her.
Mr Pickering still clung to his early impression that her little brother Percy was consumptive, and he thought the child must have taken a turn for the worse.
MALAKAND: A acid attack took place inMalakand on Wednesday when a man severelyburnt his second wife and daughter after an attack that came on the heels of a family dispute which took turn for the worse.
Met Eireann say the "odd wintry shower" could be possible as the weather is set to take a turn for the worse.
Summary: Nearly 70 years ago, and as hostilities between Palestinians and the Jews were taking a turn for the worse, Jewish extremists blew up the British Officer's Club on King's Road in Haifa.
24 (ANI): Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom Nawaz, who recently underwent operation for lymphoma, has been admitted to the hospital again after her condition took a turn for the worse.
Despite being content with her life, it takes a turn for the worse when her violent ex, Nina shows up unannounced at her home and threatens to kill her girlfriend, Katya.
With seismic news from America and mum taking a turn for the worse, Dan's world is in danger of being turned completely upside down.
Police said the Nigerian suffered from clinical depression and his condition took a turn for the worse after he was put on medication by a psychiatrist.
Thistle cut the deficit just after half–time through Nicky Jamieson but their day took a turn for the worse when Scott Keogh, Barry McLaughlin and Glenn Thomson all saw red.
When the family meet-up took a turn for the worse, Ingram decided to get into the van, which he was only allowed to use for business purposes.
It was a shame the weather took a turn for the worse but the pouring rain didn't put a dampener on the event and the organisers were determined to carry on.
WHILE UK weather takes a turn for the worse this week, Cyprus is still warm, with temperatures currently around a balmy 20 degrees.
These two have been at it like cats and dogs, but it just took a turn for the worse and it's all the more private.
The health of which ailing world leader has taken a turn for the worse after his weakened immune system led to a respiratory infection?