(=put on, switch on)
[+light, radio, TV, computer, heating] allumer
→ She asked them why they hadn't turned the lights on.
[+engine] mettre en marche
→ Nothing happened when I tried to turn the engine on.
s'en prendre à , (verbally)
s'en prendre à
Demonstrators turned on police. Les manifestants s'en prirent à la police.
He turned on Pete and accused him of dealing in drugs. Il s'en prit à Pete et l'accusa de vendre de la drogue.
(=arouse sexually) exciter
→ The body that turns men on doesn't have to be perfect
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary
1. allumer ; démarrer 2. s'en prendre à 3. exciter (sexuellement)
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