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Synonyms for turn around

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  1. reversal, turn around(verb)

    turning in an opposite direction or position

    "the reversal of the image in the lens"

    Synonyms:
    volte-face, reverse, reversion, policy change, turnabout, transposition, flip-flop, blow, black eye, reversal, change of mind, turnaround, about-face, setback

  2. swing around, swing about, turn around(verb)

    turn abruptly and face the other way, either physically or metaphorically

    "He turned around to face his opponent"; "My conscience told me to turn around before I made a mistake"

    Synonyms:
    pick up, swing around, swing about

  3. turn around(verb)

    improve dramatically

    "The new strategy turned around sales"; "The tutor turned around my son's performance in math"

    Synonyms:
    pick up, swing around, swing about

  4. turn around, pick up(verb)

    improve significantly; go from bad to good

    "Her performance in school picked up"

    Synonyms:
    nail, percolate, call for, swing about, lift up, perk up, get wind, elate, get a line, gain vigor, get word, hear, gather up, uplift, learn, collect, catch, arrest, apprehend, receive, perk, find out, intoxicate, pick up, peck, nab, discover, swing around, collar, cop, see

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Alex
Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say turn around in sign language?

  1. turnaround

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Translations for turn around

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  • абярнуцца, абараціцца, абарачаццаBelarusian
  • umdrehenGerman
  • γυρίζωGreek
  • rotar, dar vuelta, voltear, girarSpanish
  • kaikki, ympäri, pyörähtää, kääntää, valmistaa, muuttaa mielensä, toisinpäin, kääntää edukseenFinnish
  • retournerFrench
  • փոխելArmenian
  • 振り向くJapanese
  • omdraaienDutch
  • obracać się, obrócić sięPolish
  • virar, [[dar]] [[uma]] [[volta]], girar, rodar, dar a volta por cimaPortuguese
  • измениться, изменяться, развернуться, разворачиватьсяRussian

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