What does vice versa mean?

Definitions for vice versaˈvaɪ sə ˈvɜr sə, ˈvaɪs, ˈvaɪ si

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vice versa, the other way around, contrariwise(adverb)

    with the order reversed

    "she hates him and vice versa"


  1. vice versa(Adverb)

    The same but with the two things or people mentioned reversed.

  2. Origin: From ablative absolute vice versa, from feminine third declension noun vicis + feminine ablative singular of perfect passive participle versus, from verto.


  1. Vice Versa

    Vice Versa: A Lesson to Fathers is a novel by F. Anstey, first published in 1882. The title originates from the Latin phrase, "vice versa", meaning "the other way around".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vice versa in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vice versa in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jusuf Kalla:

    There will be 'vice-versa' policies from other countries.

  2. Charles E. Wilson:

    What is good for the country is good for General Motors and vice versa.

  3. Siddharth Astir:

    More anticipated the beginning.... Less welcome is the end.... and vice versa

  4. Mac Wiseman:

    He and Patsy didn’t always agree on everything, but she loved him. And vice versa.

  5. Shree Prasad Tyataju:

    Leadership is reaching of those who lead out to those who are led and not the vice versa.

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