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turn someone over to

Definition of turn someone over to in English:

Deliver someone to the care or custody of (an authority): they turned him over to the police
More example sentences
  • He turned Jeremy over to the local authorities.
  • I shall not turn you over to any authority.
  • We need someone we can trust, who wants to find Kate as much we do, but won't turn us over to the authorities.
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