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renverse

transitive verb ren·verse \renˈvərs\

Definition of renverse

-ed/-ing/-s

archaic

  1. :  to turn back :  reverse, overturn, overthrow

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Origin and Etymology of renverse

Middle French renverser, from re- + enverser to invert, from Old French, from envers upside down, from Latin inversus — more at inverse


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renversé

adjective ren·ver·sé \¦ränˌver¦sā\

Definition of renversé

  1. :  consisting of or accompanied by a bending of the head and body from the waist while turning in ballet :  reversed a renversé movement

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Origin and Etymology of renversé

French, literally, turned back, from past participle of renverser to turn back, from Middle French


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