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English definition of “turn sth on its head”

turn sth on its head

to cause something to be the opposite of what it was before: These new findings turn the accepted theories on their head.ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently
(Definition of turn sth on its head from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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