the other way around


: in the opposite position, direction, or order
You put the fork on the right and the knife on the left. They should be the other way around.
used to say that the opposite situation is true
Sometimes I cook and she does the dishes and sometimes it is the other way around.

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“The other way around.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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