Translation of U-turn in Spanish:
- (Cars)cambio (masculine) de sentidoto make o (British English) do a U-turn
giro (masculine) or vuelta (feminine) en U (Southern Cone)cambiar de sentidothey did a U-turn on taxation
dar vuelta or girar en U (Southern Cone)dieron un giro de 180° en materia de impuestosthere will be no U-turns over education policyno habrá cambios radicales en la política educativaExample sentences
- He turned the flashers on just before he made a U-turn, heading back in the direction he'd come.
- I made a U-turn on the taxiway and headed back to the line to get it checked.
- Faith slammed on the brakes, and made a U-turn in the middle of the empty street.
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