alphabet

Reverse

Definition of reverse:

part of speech: noun

The direct contrary or opposite; the back of a coin or medal; opposite to obverse; a change for the worse; misfortune; as business reverses; defeat; as, the enemy met with a reverse.

part of speech: noun

Turned backward; directed oppositely.

part of speech: verb

To move in an opposite direction; change to a former state.

part of speech: verb

To place in the contrary order or position: to change wholly: to overthrow: to change by an opposite decision: to annul.

part of speech: adjective

Turned backward; opposite; causing an opposite motion; as the reverse gear in an automobile.

part of speech: noun

That which is reversed: the opposite: the back, esp. of a coin: change: misfortune.

part of speech: noun

The opposite side; back; change; misfortune.

part of speech: verb

To change to an opposite position, or wholly; to overthrow; annul.

part of speech: adverb

Reversely.

part of speech: verb

To turn back or upside down; to cause to move in an opposite direction; to set aside or annul; as, to reverse a judgment.

part of speech: adjective

Turned backward: having an opposite direction.

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