Turn on one’s heel

What is Turn on one’s heel?

Turn on one’s heel definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
Leave, as in When I inquired about his sister, he turned on his heel and walked away. This idiom alludes to making a sharp about-face similar to a military step but here usually implies a sudden departure. It was first recorded in 1751.

 

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