Meaning of “turnabout” in the English Dictionary


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turnaboutnoun [ C ]

us /ˈtɜrn·əˌbɑʊt/

a complete change from one situation or condition to its opposite:

In a complete turnabout, the mayor has decided not to run for reelection.

(Definition of “turnabout” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)