What does about turn mean?

Definitions for about turn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. about-face, about turn(noun)

    act of pivoting 180 degrees, especially in a military formation


  1. about turn(Noun)

    Of a formation of soldiers, to reverse the direction in which they are facing; an about face.

  2. about turn(Noun)

    A complete change of opinion, direction, etc.

  3. about turn(Verb)

    To turn to face the opposite direction.

Anagrams for about turn »

  1. turnabout, turn about, turn-about


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of about turn in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of about turn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Wooden:

    Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.

  2. Sam Ewig:

    Hard work spotlights the character of people some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all.

  3. Kevin R. Hutson:

    Naturally intelligent people are like lumps of coal. Eventually, we turn into diamonds, And the people we once envied, turn into coal.

  4. Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone:

    Whatever drivers want to turn up can turn up, whatever teams want to turn up can turn up. It will be the president of Pirelli who is there, not a messenger.

  5. Andrew Marr:

    Constantly agitated, finding myself irritable and that would turn into a burning rage, which was very uncomfortable to deal with, especially when you don’t want to be feeling like that and you try to turn it off and it won’t turn off.

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Translations for about turn

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • μεταβολή, μεταστροφήGreek
  • dietro front, fare dietro front, voltagabbana, dietrofrontItalian

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