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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inverted, upside-down(adj)

    being in such a position that top and bottom are reversed

    "a quotation mark is sometimes called an inverted comma"; "an upside-down cake"

  2. anatropous, inverted(adj)

    (of a plant ovule) completely inverted; turned back 180 degrees on its stalk


  1. inverted(Adjective)

    Changed to a contrary or counterchanged order or direction; characterized by inversion; turned upside down; reversed; opposite; contrary.

  2. inverted(Adjective)

    (of a chord) Having the lowest note transposed an octave higher

  3. inverted(Adjective)

    (of sugar) Having its polarization changed by hydrolysis; see invert sugar

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inverted

    of Invert

  2. Inverted(adj)

    changed to a contrary or counterchanged order; reversed; characterized by inversion

  3. Inverted(adj)

    situated apparently in reverse order, as strata when folded back upon themselves by upheaval

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  1. Alex
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How to say inverted in sign language?

  1. inverted


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inverted in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inverted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of inverted in a Sentence

  1. Alan Lancz:

    The inverted yield curve, that's what worries investors and it's why you're getting selling here. It's definitely a slowing economy indicator, and whether it goes into a recession or not, nobody really knows. But it will put a pause in the market.

  2. Gary Cloud:

    The Fed has been behind the curve for market pricing for about eight or nine months and they can go a long way to correcting the inverted curve by cutting 50 basis points.

  3. Emmanuel Macrons:

    I often say that if the age relationship were to be inverted, it wouldn't shock anybody, people would find it great, she is beautiful, and the fact that she's 20 years older than I am is terrible, because it is an issue of mockery, of terrible discourtesy. I give in to nothing, but it has taught us a lot, including in politics. We never build ourselves in relation to others' gaze.

  4. Akira Takei:

    We are entering a new phase in markets as the U.S. monetary policy cycle has come to a turning point, from rate hikes to rate cuts, not all market participants have changed their mind-set yet. But as time goes by, it will become clear that a rate cut is the real possibility. The curve will be inverted further until the Fed cut rates.

  5. Willem Sels:

    People are wondering if they've missed the rally and then they think it doesn't make sense to invest when the curve is inverted and the economy is slowing.

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