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Definition of "turnout" []

  • The number of people gathered for a particular event or purpose; attendance: The peace march attracted a large turnout. (noun)
  • A number of things produced; output. (noun)
  • The act or an instance of turning out. (noun)
  • Chiefly British A labor strike. (noun)
  • Chiefly British A laborer on strike. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "turnout" in a sentence
  • "Given that ballots are due on May 22, the turnout is already relatively high for a House race."
  • "But blacks midterm turnout is also traditionally low compared to white and older voters."
  • "This kind of turnout is just an unbelievable thing."
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