As nouns the difference between turnback and turnout
is that turnback
is used attributively to describe part of a garment that is turned back while turnout
is attendance; crowd.
Used attributively to describe part of a garment that is turned back
(US) a place to pull off a road
- This restaurant had a pretty good turnout for a Wednesday night.
(rail transport, chiefly, US) a place where moveable rails allow a train to switch tracks; a set of points
- When towing a trailer, use the turnouts to let faster traffic pass.
* (roadside area) lay-by