verb (used without object)
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Example sentences from the Web for switchback
A series of 180-degree switchbacks take you up to the Beartooth Pass at nearly 11,000 feet, with the valley unfolding far below.In Big Sky country, a pandemic-era fly-fishing getaway|Carl Fincke|January 21, 2021|Washington Post
Campfire flares — the “nanoflares” spotted by Solar Orbiter — might even explain the switchbacks, Horbury says.The Parker Solar Probe will have company on its next pass by the sun|Lisa Grossman|January 15, 2021|Science News
In fact, it wouldn’t even be open to the Loop—its notable switchback.
It looked something like a switchback railway, only that while the incline varied, all the undulations ran down hill.The Girl From Keller's|Harold Bindloss
The minutes were uncomfortably long, he felt as if he were on a switchback, or in the throes of approaching sea-sickness.Dry Fish and Wet|Anthon Bernhard Elias Nilsen
Here we abandon the switchback lane, and, climbing a wall, begin to make our way along the side of the beck.Yorkshire Painted And Described|Gordon Home
Of all the mountain-climbing I have ever done the switchback up to Doubtful Lake is the worst.
It was necessary to move on up the switchback, that the next horse behind might scramble up.