about-face
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about-face
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (radical change)
a. el giro radical or de 180 grados
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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about-face [əˌbaʊtˈfeɪs]
about-turn [əˌbaʊtˈtɜːn]
noun
1 (Mil) media vuelta (f)
2 cambio (m) radical de postura; giro (m) (brusco)
intransitive verb
1 (Mil) dar media vuelta
2 cambiar radicalmente de postura
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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