Related to Right-about: right wing


n.1.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.
To send to the right-about
to cause to turn toward the opposite point or quarter; - hence, of troops, to cause to turn and retreat.
- Sir W. Scott.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.