present participle of boomerang
as in collapsing
to have the reverse of the desired or expected effect the well-meaning gesture boomeranged, since he ended up being offended by it

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“Boomeranging.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.

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