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turn round and do (or say) something

Definición de turn round and do or say something en inglés:

informal Used to convey that someone’s actions or words are perceived as unexpected or unwelcome: then she just turned round and said she wasn’t coming after all
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • You write them off as beyond hope and then they turn round and say something that makes you wonder if they weren't right all along.
  • Of course, I could turn round and say it's almost a natural reaction, if someone goes in over the top on you, that you wave him off.
  • I think that to turn round and say a member cannot do that is absolutely unfair.
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Palabra del día peart
Pronunciación: pɪət
adjective
lively; cheerful