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     (lit)   demi-tour    m     
→ Making a sharp U-turn, she headed back.        
to do a U-turn        (lit)   faire demi-tour  
→ You can't do a U-turn here.        
     (fig)   revirement    m  , volte-face    f inv     
→ ... the government's U-turn on education.        
to do a U-turn        (fig)   faire volte-face  
→ the government has done a U-turn        
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upturn, upturned, UT, U

U-turn n.
1. demi-tour 2. [Fig.] revirement ; volte-face ; virage à 180 degrés
Making a sharp U-turn, she headed back. The government's U-turn on education.

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
faire demi-tour
faire volte-face
'u-turn' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
to do a U-turn
turnaround ; volte-face ; U-turn
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"u-turn": examples and translations in context
Oh, you got to signal before making a u-turn there. Oh, tu dois signaler avant de faire demi-tour là-bas.
Went right up on the green, made a u-turn and came back. elle a roulé sur le green, a fait demi-tour et est revenue.
Texaco Road junction. Then u-turn and back to the starting point. Là, demi-tour et même parcours jusqu'à l'arrivée à Kwun Tong.
So I jump in the car, I pop a u-turn, I come right back here. Je saute dans la voiture, fais demi-tour et reviens ici.
Pull up here, make a u-turn at the stop sign, proceed through the exit gate. Arrêtez-vous ici, faites demi-tour au panneau Stop, continuez jusqu'à la porte de sortie.
And you know why they called him u-turn. Et tu sais pourquoi on l'appelait U-Turn.
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