not know which way to turn


not know which way to turn
(not) know which way to turn to not know what to do or who to ask for help in a difficult situation.

I had no home, no money, and I didn't know which way to turn.


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  • not know which way to turn — or[not know which way to jump] {v. phr} To be puzzled about getting out of a difficulty; not know what to do to get out of trouble. * /When Jane missed the last bus home, she didn t know which way to turn./ * /After Mr. Brown died, Mrs. Brown had …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • not know which way to turn — or[not know which way to jump] {v. phr} To be puzzled about getting out of a difficulty; not know what to do to get out of trouble. * /When Jane missed the last bus home, she didn t know which way to turn./ * /After Mr. Brown died, Mrs. Brown had …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • not\ know\ which\ way\ to\ turn — • not know which way to turn • not know which way to jump v. phr To be puzzled about getting out of a difficulty; not know what to do to get out of trouble. When Jane missed the last bus home, she didn t know which way to turn. After Mr. Brown… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • not know which way to turn — not know where/which way/to turn phrase to not know what to do in a difficult situation The changes have left a lot of people not knowing which way to turn. Thesaurus: to be in, or to get into a difficult situationsynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • not know which way to turn — to not know what to do. The uncertainty has left many companies not knowing which way to turn …   New idioms dictionary

  • not\ know\ which\ way\ to\ jump — • not know which way to turn • not know which way to jump v. phr To be puzzled about getting out of a difficulty; not know what to do to get out of trouble. When Jane missed the last bus home, she didn t know which way to turn. After Mr. Brown… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • know which way to turn — (not) know which way to turn to not know what to do or who to ask for help in a difficult situation. I had no home, no money, and I didn t know which way to turn …   New idioms dictionary

  • know which way to turn — See: NOT KNOW WHICH WAY TO TURN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • know which way to turn — See: NOT KNOW WHICH WAY TO TURN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • know\ which\ way\ to\ turn — See: not know which way to turn …   Словарь американских идиом