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Reverse (IPA: /ɹiˈvɝs/, /ɹɪˈvɝs/)


Reverse (a.)

Turned backward; having a contrary or opposite direction; hence; opposite or contrary in kind; as, the reverse order or method.

Reverse (a.)

Turned upside down; greatly disturbed.

Reverse (a.)

Reversed; as, a reverse shell.

Reverse (a.)

That which appears or is presented when anything, as a lance, a line, a course of conduct, etc., is reverted or turned contrary to its natural direction.

Reverse (a.)

That which is directly opposite or contrary to something else; a contrary; an opposite.

Reverse (a.)

The act of reversing; complete change; reversal; hence, total change in circumstances or character; especially, a change from better to worse; misfortune; a check or defeat; as, the enemy met with a reverse.

Reverse (a.)

The back side; as, the reverse of a drum or trench; the reverse of a medal or coin, that is, the side opposite to the obverse. See Obverse.

Reverse (a.)

A thrust in fencing made with a backward turn of the hand; a backhanded stroke.

Reverse (a.)

A turn or fold made in bandaging, by which the direction of the bandage is changed.

Reverse (a.)

To turn back; to cause to face in a contrary direction; to cause to depart.

Reverse (a.)

To cause to return; to recall.

Reverse (a.)

To change totally; to alter to the opposite.

Reverse (a.)

To turn upside down; to invert.

Reverse (a.)

Hence, to overthrow; to subvert.

Reverse (a.)

To overthrow by a contrary decision; to make void; to under or annual for error; as, to reverse a judgment, sentence, or decree.

Reverse (v. i.)

To return; to revert.

Reverse (v. i.)

To become or be reversed.

Reverse

Back side of coins, medals, orders of merit, and paper bills

Reverse

Dutch record producer

Reverse

Trick play in American football

Reverse

Metal album of Eldritch

Reverse

Debut album from Romanian group Morandi

Reverse Synonyms

Inverse, Backward

Reverse Synonyms

Rearward, Backward

Reverse Synonyms

Contrary, Opposite

Reverse Synonyms

Reversal, Setback, Blow, Black Eye

Reverse Synonyms

Turnaround, Reversal, Reversion, Turnabout

Reverse Synonyms

Verso

Reverse Synonyms

Turn Off, Change By Reversal, Turn, Turn On

Reverse Synonyms

Overturn, Overrule, Override, Overthrow

Reverse Synonyms

Overturn, Repeal, Rescind, Vacat, Annul, Countermand, Lift, Revoke

Reverse Synonyms

Invert, Turn Back

Reverse Rhymes

Bearce, Bearse, Bearss, Burse, Curse, Firsts, Furse, Hearse, Kearse, Kerce, Merce, Nurse, Pearse, Perce, Pers, Perse, Purse, Scearce, Terse, Verse, Worse

Adverse, Averse, Coerce, Converse, Disburse, Disperse, Diverse, Emerse, Immerse, Inverse, Obverse, Perverse, Rehearse, Reverse, Submerse, Transverse, Traverse

Intersperse, Reimburse

Biodiverse

Spanish Translation

Reverse in Spanish is Contrarrestar

Tagalog Translation

Reverse in Tagalog is Baligtarin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Absolute atheism starts in an act of faith in reverse gear and is a full-blown religious commitment." - Atheism

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Ask a woman's advice, and, whate'er she advise, Do the very reverse and you're sure to be wise." - Thomas Moore

Example Sentence (Quote)

" For us to reverse the judgment of a Lord Chancellor would require a tremendous case"”a case of a clear error." - Court of Chancery

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I pulled my hamstring doing a reverse cowgirl!" - Little Fockers

Example Sentence (Quote)

"No, you, it's like reverse bargaining. Alright, I'll take it for free then." - Fictional last words in internet series


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