Examples of about-turn in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Trent makes an about-turn and decides to follow the light. Vulture, 22 Mar. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

1893, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of about-turn was in 1893

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“About-turn.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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