that's a switch

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Definition of that's a switch

used to say that something is a sudden change from what is usual "He says he'll do it himself." "Well, that's a switch."

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“That's a switch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/that%27s%20a%20switch. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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