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in reverse order

Definition of in reverse order

  1. :  from the end to the beginning :  so that what is first becomes last and what is last becomes first <The movie tells the story of her life in reverse order.> <Let's have our meal in reverse order—dessert first!>



Word by Word Definitions

reverseplay
  1. :  opposite or contrary to a previous or normal condition

    :  having the back presented to the observer or opponent

    :  made with one's back to the basketball net

  1. :  to turn completely about in position or direction

    :  to turn upside down :  invert

    :  to cause to take an opposite point of view

  1. :  something directly contrary to something else :  opposite

    :  an act or instance of reversing

    :  defeat, setback

orderplay
  1. :  to put in order :  arrange

    :  to give an order to :  command

    :  destine, ordain

  1. :  a group of people united in a formal way: as

    :  a fraternal society

    :  a community under a religious rule


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