HyperDic: swing_about

English > 1 sense of the expression swing about:
VERBmotionswing about, swing around, turn aroundturn abruptly and face the other way, either physically or metaphorically
English > swing about: 1 sense > verb 1, motion
MeaningTurn abruptly and face the other way, either physically or metaphorically.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymsswing around, turn around
Broaderturnchange orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense
Spanishgirarse

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