the turn of the tide

   пoвopoтный пункт, зaмeтнoe измeнeниe к лучшeму; пoвopoтный мoмeнт в чьeй-л. жизни, пepeмeнa cудьбы [oбpaзoвaнo пo кoнвepcии oт to turn 'the tide]
    As far as the war was concerned, that year marked the turn of the tide in our favour. A. I'm so thankful to hear that you've got such an excellent appointment! B. Thanks very much. It's been a long time coming, but I do really think it's the turn of the tide at last

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  • turn the tide — {v. phr.} To change what looks like defeat into victory. * /We were losing the game until Jack got there. His coming turned the tide for us, and we won./ Compare: TIP THE SCALES …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • turn the tide — {v. phr.} To change what looks like defeat into victory. * /We were losing the game until Jack got there. His coming turned the tide for us, and we won./ Compare: TIP THE SCALES …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • (the) tide turned — the ˈtide turned | turn the ˈtide idiom used to say that there is a change in sb s luck or in how successful they are being • The tide turned for Nadal at the start of the second set. • This contract is probably our last chance to turn the tide.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Turn of the Tide — is a 1935 British film directed by Norman Walker.It was the first feature film made by J. Arthur Rank.It is set in a North Yorkshire fishing village, and relates the rivalry between two fishing families. The actors included John Garrick,… …   Wikipedia

  • (the) tide turns — turn the tide to change a situation or people s opinions to the opposite of what they were before. The tide has turned and the cinema is becoming popular again …   New idioms dictionary

  • turn of the tide — index crossroad (turning point) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Turn The Tide (song) — Infobox Single Name = Turn the Tide Cover size = Border = Caption = Artist = Liquid feat. Silvy Album = A side = B side = Released = 2000 Format = Vinyl, 12 Recorded = Genre = Vocal Euro house Length = 15:26 Label =Byte Records Writer =Regi… …   Wikipedia

  • turn the tide — verb cause a complete reversal of the circumstances The tables are turned now that the Republicans are in power! • Syn: ↑turn the tables • Hypernyms: ↑change by reversal, ↑turn, ↑reverse • Verb Frames …   Useful english dictionary

  • Turn the Tide — Infobox Album | Name = Turn the Tide Type = studio Artist = Baillie the Boys Released = 1989 Recorded = Genre = Country Length = Label = RCA Producer = Kyle Lehning Reviews = Allmusic Rating|4.5|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg… …   Wikipedia

  • turn the tide — to change a situation or people s opinions to the opposite of what they were before. The government had planned cuts in the armed forces, but when war broke out, the military saw a chance to turn the tide …   New idioms dictionary

  • turn the tide — verb To make a change, or reversal of general opinion. Images captured by the photojournalist Philip Jones Griffiths in Vietnam helped turn the tide of public opinion against the war …   Wiktionary

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