reversioner

play
noun re·ver·sion·er \ -ˈvərzh-nər , -ˈvərsh- ; -ˈvər-zhə-nər , -shə- \

Definition of reversioner

:one that has or is entitled to a reversion; broadly :one having a vested right to a future estate

First Known Use of reversioner

1614


Law Dictionary

reversioner

play
noun re·ver·sion·er \ ri-ˈvər-zhə-nər \

legal Definition of reversioner

:one that has or is entitled to a reversion; broadly :someone having a vested right to a future estate

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up reversioner? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a strongly worded attack

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Merriam-Webster's New Words Quiz—Fall 2017 Edition!

  • young-plant-shoots
  • Which of the following is a new sense of the word bunny?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!