Definitions for turnaboutˈtɜrn əˌbaʊt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

turn•a•boutˈtɜrn əˌbaʊt(n.)

  1. the act of turning in a different or opposite direction.

  2. a change of opinion, loyalty, etc.

  3. Chiefly Brit.merry-go-round .

    Category: British

Origin of turnabout:

1590–1600

Princeton's WordNet

  1. reversal, change of mind, flip-flop, turnabout, turnaround(noun)

    a decision to reverse an earlier decision

  2. reversion, reverse, reversal, turnabout, turnaround(noun)

    turning in the opposite direction

Wiktionary

  1. turnabout(Noun)

    The act of turning about so as to face in the opposite direction

  2. turnabout(Noun)

    A reversal of a decision or opinion etc; a change of mind or flip-flop

Freebase

  1. Turnabout

    Turnabout is a novel by Margaret Peterson Haddix, set in the future. It was first published in 2002 by the Aladdin division of Simon & Schuster, Inc. The novel switches between 2001 and 2081 by chapter.

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