Wednesday, 29th July 2015

by Joshua Gaskell

U-turn, n.

Pronunciation: /ˌjuːˈtəːn/
Etymology: < U n. + turn n.

An act of walking or pacing genteelly around or about a limited area, as your park, garden, or sequence of streets; a short walk (or ride) forth and back, esp. by a seemly route; a stroll from the top drawer.