What is another word for turn the tables?

284 synonyms found


[ tˈɜːn ðə tˈe͡ɪbə͡lz], [ tˈɜːn ðə tˈe‍ɪbə‍lz], [ t_ˈɜː_n ð_ə t_ˈeɪ_b_əl_z]

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How to use "Turn the tables" in context?

When you turn the tables on someone, you reverse the roles of the two people involved. This can be used as a form of revenge, as a way to get even with someone, or as a strategy in a disagreement. The phrase can also be used more broadly, to mean that something unexpected or unexpected turn of events occurs.

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