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Synonyms for boomerang

Synonyms for boomerang

to produce an unexpected and undesired result


Synonyms for boomerang

a miscalculation that recoils on its maker

return to the initial position from where it came

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Strang's range of special sports boomerangs are massive hits all around the world and this year he is planning a launch Down Under.
Boomerangs videos are just three seconds long and does not support sound.
The brand also won a bronze Boomerang in the Effectivity Category for Effectivity in Lead Generation and a silver boomerang in the Campaigns Category for Technology & Telecommunication.
The Paper Boomerang Book: Build Them, Throw Them, and Get Them to Return Every Time.
A 2007 survey by Bernard Hodes Group, "Playing for Keeps: Recruiting for Retention," found 21% of the 751 respondents had been boomerangs at some point.
Whether the ancient people of Poland were the first to throw boomerangs is still an open question.
Making clay "boomerangs" is a very exciting lesson, especially when you give students some background information regarding the history of the boomerang.
There are four Boomerangs in Northwest Arkansas, with the most recent opening on Pleasant Grove Road in Rogers.
But Terry, of Burnhope, believes it to be proof that ancient Britons developed sophisticated boomerangs.
A 43-year-old woman was arrested at Bradley International Airport, Connecticut, on Sunday (30 June) after attempting to take boomerangs through a security checkpoint.
In 1998, he took his hobby one step further and bought Colorado Boomerangs to support his 'boomerang habit.
One might argue that pictures of fortune cookies and boomerangs abound in promotional literature, but that's because we are still educating our own communicators about these things.
MAD-CAP Scots businessman Richard Ogilvy has a cheeky plan to sell boomerangs to the Aussies.
Go to the library and find out more about boomerangs.
Social scientist Roger Selbert noted that while the statistics include men and women who've never left the nest, boomerangs account for much of the increase.