Examples of reversal in a Sentence
In a sudden reversal, the mayor has decided not to run for reelection.
the reversal of a decision
a surprising reversal in the value of the stock
We had a role reversal. I became the leader and he became the follower.
In a reversal of roles, he is now taking care of his mother.
Reversal of the decision is unlikely.
Recent Examples of reversal from the Web
A week later, company competitors challenged that reversal in a lawsuit that accuses officials of ignoring evidence and railroading Jimenez, the inspector.
Shulman and Halkin focus exclusively on finding slide film, also known as color-reversal film.
Cassy Lopez trailed Andres Campus Lopez, 12-4, in the final 30 seconds but earned a reversal and was able to beat the buzzer and get the pin with 1 second left on the clock.
Stores outside the city, meanwhile, saw increased sales, on average, between November 2016 and February – a reversal from the same span the previous year.
An appellate court reversal of the murder conviction of a Waukegan man in the 2011 beating of a 3-year-old boy will be challenged, Lake County's top prosecutor says.
And the reason, according to several defectors, was the Journal’s skidding reversal once Rupert Murdoch realized Trump could win.
During these times, be sure to be extra clear in your self-expression, as misunderstandings are often the primary calamity during Mercury’s reversal.
Since Robb is openly collecting Obama-era precedents to overturn, more reversals will surely follow this one.
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legal Definition of reversal
- the reversal of the lower court's decision
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