Definition of the converse
: something that is the opposite of something else They need our help, but the converse is also true: we need their help as well.
Word by Word Definitions
: social interaction
: to have acquaintance or familiarity
: to become occupied or engaged
: to exchange thoughts and opinions in speech : talk
: something reversed in order, relation, or action: such as
: a theorem formed by interchanging the hypothesis and conclusion of a given theorem
: a proposition obtained by interchange of the subject and predicate of a given proposition
: reversed in order, relation, or action
: being a logical or mathematical converse
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