switcheroo

noun switch·er·oo \ ˌswi-chə-ˈrü \
Updated on: 18 Feb 2018

Definition of switcheroo

plural switcheroos
: a surprising variation : reversal

Examples of switcheroo in a Sentence

  1. They changed to a different system without telling anyone that they had pulled a switcheroo.

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Origin and Etymology of switcheroo

alteration of switch


SWITCHEROO Defined for English Language Learners

switcheroo

noun

Definition of switcheroo for English Language Learners

  • : an unexpected or secret change


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