- 1the amount of time it takes to unload a ship or plane at the end of one journey and load it again for the next one
- 2the amount of time it takes to do a piece of work that you have been given and return it
- 3a situation in which something changes from bad to good a turnaround in the economy
- 4a complete change in someone's opinion, behavior, etc. They remain suspicious about the government's turnaround on education policy.