Examples of revert in a Sentence
after the national emergency had passed, the political parties abandoned their shotgun unity and reverted to their partisan squabbling
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The attorney also said city officials are also considering reverting back to the area's initial zoning, which would allow a church to locate there without issue.
Last season, McConnell reverted to a reserve role again but, with the Sixers down 0-3 to Boston in the Eastern Conference semifinal last month, was given a rare start in Game 4 to shake things up.
Then Che and Wil Sylvince, the show’s host, joined them, and Stewart reverted to a familiar role — thoughtful interviewer — asking increasingly serious questions about race, gender, and politics.
But with the current power vacuum, rule of the country has effectively reverted to London.
So when faced with the Eagles' mini-rebellion, the president reverted to what had worked for him—and knocked the Manafort story for a loss.
Whatever the reason, the club's five-year experiment with the black and gold helmets is over, the domes reverting to the all-black look the Jags used for the first 18 years of their existence.
After more than a year in office, the President has grown more comfortable in his new role as producer in chief, reverting to his old ways and embracing the chaos while delighting in the fact that the nation is now his captive audience.
The maximum score reverted to 1600, and the 50-minute essay section was made separate and optional from the three-hour main test.
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Origin and Etymology of revert
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Word Root of revert
- if the donee of a general power fails to exercise it…the appointive assets revert to the donor's estate
- —W. M. McGovern, Jr. et al.
revertibleplay \-ˈvər-tə-bəl\ adjective
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