the other way round


chiefly British
: 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 round.
used to say that the opposite situation is true
Sometimes I cook and she does the dishes and sometimes it is the other way round.

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“The other way round.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Oct. 2023.

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