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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reversedadjective

    turned inside out and resewn

    "the reversed collar looked as good as new"

  2. converse, reversed, transposedadjective

    turned about in order or relation

    "transposed letters"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reversed

    of Reverse

  2. Reversedadjective

    turned side for side, or end for end; changed to the contrary; specifically (Bot. & Zool.), sinistrorse or sinistral; as, a reversed, or sinistral, spiral or shell

  3. Reversedadjective

    annulled and the contrary substituted; as, a reversed judgment or decree

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. reversed

    Upside down; as, arms reversed. Arms are said to be reversed when the butts of the pieces are slung, or held upwards.

  2. reversed

    In heraldry, a term applied to a charge turned upside down.


  1. Reversed

    turned in, an unusual or contrary direction, as upside down or inside out: said of wings when they are deflexed, the margin of secondaries projecting beyond those of primaries.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reversed in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reversed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of reversed in a Sentence

  1. Nicholas Smith:

    We had a big recovery last week but it's now reversed so people are taking profits on shares that had a good bounce, japan saw some of the biggest swings last week because it's such a liquid market, which makes it the natural place to go when there's a bit of chaos in Asia. So the last week was spent riding the wave of volatility and now people are starting to have a deeper think about what the fall in China really means for Japan.

  2. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang:

    We will strive to make progress in discussion and dialogue between the two sides of the strait, advance cross-strait economic integration for mutual benefit and promote local and youth exchanges, we are firmly confident that the peaceful growth of cross-strait relations is a historical trend that can be neither resisted nor reversed.

  3. John Phillips:

    This one'll haunt me for a long time if we can't get it reversed.

  4. Alan Cameron:

    Nigeria's inclusion in the GBI-EM index was generally seen as a big step forward in its integration with global financial markets, opening the market to new investment and raising its profile worldwide. That will now be reversed.

  5. Miguel Rojas:

    I thought it was and I still think it was (fair), i looked at it in replay and it’s really hard to believe it wasn’t reversed to a fair ball. There’s nothing you can do but keep playing the game.

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    manifestly demonstrative
    • A. commensal
    • B. lacerate
    • C. ostensive
    • D. jejune

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