U-turn - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    to ​completelychange from one ​opinion or ​plan of ​action to an ​opposite one

    The school principal said that kids failing to bring along either packed lunches or lunch money would be given only a drink and bread and butter. However, he had to U-turn later on.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 23/01/2016