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Noun
Something that is as different as possible from something else
“The deadlines are listed on the reverse of this page.”
Noun
A change for the worse
“Limerick have proved the most consistent in the regular league rounds with their only reverse being suffered in the first round, against Cork.”
Noun
The opposite to that previously stated
“Remember, if you add equipment you can take weight off but the reverse also applies.”
Verb
Move backwards
“We ended up having to reverse to do our station work, causing us a slight but necessary delay.”
Verb
Cancel, change
“The synod, like a general council, however, would have no authority over the pope and no right to reverse his decisions.”
Verb
To turn or set in an opposite direction, order, or position
“As with her earlier collection, the garments can be worn inside-out, reversed or unbuttoned.”
Verb
“When climbing on rough rock I reverse the jacket to protect the outer layer.”
Verb
To change into something different or contrary
“There are a few sites that reverse this process by using a light text on dark background, which is found acceptable in some cases, but you are better off using dark on light for your overall content.”
Adjective
Going in or turned towards the direction opposite to that previously stated
“Now put the book back in its starting position, and carry out these two operations in the reverse order.”
Adjective
Operating, behaving, or ordered in a way contrary or opposite to that which is usual or expected
“There would be a reverse tide, flowing up the river equally as fast as the normal downriver flow.”
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