a major change in attitude or principle or point of view
"an about-face on foreign policy"
- about face - volte face - policy change
the act of reversing the order or place of
turning in the opposite direction
a judgment by a higher court that the judgment of a lower court was incorrect and should be set aside
a decision to reverse an earlier decision
- change of mind - flip flop
turning in an opposite direction or position
"the reversal of the image in the lens"
- turn around
an unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes
something that is thwarting or frustrating
- black eye
a change from one state to the opposite state
"there was a reversal of autonomic function"