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volte-face

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a changing from one policy or point of view to virtually its exact opposite
  • the novelist's unexpected volte-face from experimentalism to traditional narrative form

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“Volte-face.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/volte-face. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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