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Turn of the century

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  • turn of the century — {n. phr.} The time at the end of one century and the beginning of the next century; {especially}: The time when the 1800 s became the 1900 s; the early 1900 s. * /Automobiles were strange things to see at the turn of the century./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • turn of the century — {n. phr.} The time at the end of one century and the beginning of the next century; {especially}: The time when the 1800 s became the 1900 s; the early 1900 s. * /Automobiles were strange things to see at the turn of the century./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Turn of the century — Turn of the century, in its broadest sense, refers to the transition from one century to another. The term is most often used to indicate a non specific time period either before or after the beginning of a century for instance, if a statement… …   Wikipedia

  • turn-of-the-century — adj [only before noun] existing or happening around the beginning of a century, especially the beginning of the 20th century →↑fin de siècle ▪ narrow turn of the century streets …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Turn Of The Century — ist der ehemalige Name mehrerer Achterbahnen: Demon (California’s Great America) in California s Great America Demon in Six Flags Great America Vortex in Calaway Park Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • turn of the century — noun the period from about ten years before to ten years after a new century (Freq. 2) • Hypernyms: ↑historic period, ↑age * * * turn of the century ● turn * * * turn of the century, the period marking the end of the nineteenth and the beginning… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Turn of the Century — Infobox Book | name = Turn of the Century image caption = Turn of the Century author = Kurt Andersen country = language = English genre = publisher = release date = media type = pages = isbn = Turn of the Century is a novel by Kurt Andersen It… …   Wikipedia

  • turn\ of\ the\ century — n. phr. the time at the end of one century and the beginning of the next century; especially: the time when the 1800 s became the 1900 s; the early 1900 s. Automobiles were strange things to see at the turn of the century …   Словарь американских идиом

  • turn of the century — noun The beginning or end of a certain century. By the turn of the century he was starting to become well known in literary circles …   Wiktionary

  • turn of the century — See the turn of the century …   English idioms

  • Turn of the century — By the outbreak of World War I in 1914, designers and manufacturers in the United States were creating functional apparel for women as they replaced men working in factories. Frivolity was replaced by a new emphasis on masculinity, consistent… …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

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