take (one's) turn(redirected from taken somebody's turn)
take (one's) turn
To do something at one's designated time or place in a sequence. There are a lot of people who want to try the game, so you'll have to wait until everyone has taken their turn. Let me know when I can take my turn.
take one's turn
[when playing a game] to make one's move or play one's cards; [when alternating with someone, waiting for one's opportunity or place in a sequence] to perform one's task. Somebody please wake Max up so he can take his turn.