about-face Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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about-facenoun [C usually sing]

 us   /əˈbɑʊtˈfeɪs/
a ​completechange of ​direction, ​opinion, or way of ​acting About-face is also an ​order given to ​soldiers to ​tell them to ​turn around and ​face the other way.
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