take a turn

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take a turn

To change in condition or quality, especially quickly or suddenly. We should get over to the hospital now—things have taken a turn, and Uncle Jim probably won't make it through the day. I know you had a miserable start to your day, but I bet it takes a turn before day's end—things are never bad forever.
See also: take, turn
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