backflip definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To perform a backward somersault, especially in air.
  • noun:
    • A backward somersault.
    • An act of rotating your body 360 degrees in backward path.
    • an overall total reversal in plan or viewpoint; a volte-face, an U-turn.
  • verb:
    • to execute a backflip (rotation of body)
    • to totally reverse a policy or viewpoint; do a U-turn.

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