Definition of U–turn
1 : a turn resembling the letter U; especially : a 180-degree turn made by a vehicle in a road
2 : something (such as a reversal of policy) resembling a U-turn
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Definition of U–turn for English Language Learners
: a turn that you make while driving a car, walking, etc., that causes you to begin going in the opposite direction : a 180-degree turn
: a complete change of ideas, plans, etc.
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