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boomerang

noun [C] uk   /ˈbuː.mə.ræŋ/ us  
a curved stick that, when thrown in a particular way, comes back to the person who threw it

boomerang

verb [I] uk   /ˈbuː.mə.ræŋ/ us  
If a plan boomerangs, it brings a harmful result instead of the intended good one: Our plan to take over the business could boomerang on us if we're not careful.
Traducciones de “boomerang”
en español bumerán…
en francés boomerang…
en alemán der Bumerang…
en chino (tradicionál) 回力鏢,回飛棒…
en ruso бумеранг…
en turco fırlatıldığında geri gelen hafif kıvrımlı bir tahta, bumerang, fırlatgelsin…
en chino (simplificado) 回飞镖,回飞棒…
en polaco bumerang…
(Definition of boomerang from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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