u-turn translation | English-French dictionary

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U-turn

  

      n  
     (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        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
See also:

upturn, upturned, UT, U

u-turn n.
demi-tour

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
exp.
faire volte-face
[Fig.]
exp.
faire demi-tour
[Lit.]
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exp.
to do a U-turn
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