RIGHT ABOUT TURN

RIGHT ABOUT TURN
أمر الى الوراء در

English-Arabic military dictionary. 2015.

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  • about turn — /əbaʊt ˈtɜn/ (say uhbowt tern) interjection 1. (the military command to turn, face in the opposite direction, usually in a prescribe manner, as right about turn, left about turn.) –noun 2. this manoeuvre. Also, US, about face …  

  • Right-about — Right a*bout , n. [Right, adv. + about, adv.] A turning directly about by the right, so as to face in the opposite direction; also, the quarter directly opposite; as, to turn to the right about. [1913 Webster] {To send to the right about}, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • right about — noun The directly opposite quarter (in drill or dismissal; also right about face) adverb In the opposite direction intransitive verb To turn to face the opposite direction • • • Main Entry: ↑right …   Useful english dictionary

  • right about-face — right about face, 1. a turning in the opposite direction. 2. a turn in the opposite direction; reversal: »a right about face in policy …   Useful english dictionary

  • right about face! — Words of command, on which soldiers turn to the side specified ● face …   Useful english dictionary

  • right-about-face — I. | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ intransitive verb Etymology: from the imperative phrase right about face 1. : to execute a right about face 2. : to turn to the right about especially as a military maneuver II. noun : a complete reversal …   Useful english dictionary

  • right-about-face — Synonyms and related words: about face, about turn, afterthoughts, back track, back trail, backing, backing off, backing out, backing up, backup, better thoughts, change of mind, do an about face, face about, flip, flip flop, mature judgment,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • right about face — 1. Mil. a. a command, given to a soldier or soldiers at attention, to turn the body about toward the right so as to face in the opposite direction. b. the act of so turning in a prescribed military manner. 2. rightabout (def. 2). 3. any complete… …   Universalium

  • right about face — 1. Mil. a. a command, given to a soldier or soldiers at attention, to turn the body about toward the right so as to face in the opposite direction. b. the act of so turning in a prescribed military manner. 2. rightabout (def. 2). 3. any complete… …   Useful english dictionary

  • right about — (also right about face) noun Military a right turn through 180° so as to face in the opposite direction …   English new terms dictionary

  • To send to the right-about — Right about Right a*bout , n. [Right, adv. + about, adv.] A turning directly about by the right, so as to face in the opposite direction; also, the quarter directly opposite; as, to turn to the right about. [1913 Webster] {To send to the right… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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