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General dictionaries General (23 matching dictionaries)
  1. about-face: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. about-face, about-face: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. about-face: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. about-face, about-face: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. about-face: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. about-face: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. About-Face, About-face, about-face: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. about-face: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. about-face: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. about-face: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. about-face: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. about-face: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. about-face: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. about-face: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  15. about-face: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  16. about-face: Rhymezone [home, info]
  17. about-face: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  18. about-face: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  19. about-face: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  20. about-face: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  21. about-face: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. about-face: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. about-face: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (about-face)

noun:  a reversal in attitude or principle or point of view ("An about-face on foreign policy")
noun:  act of pivoting 180 degrees, especially in a military formation
verb:  change one's mind and assume the opposite viewpoint
verb:  turn, usually 180 degrees

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