reverter

noun
re·​vert·​er | \ ri-ˈvər-tər \

Legal Definition of reverter

History and Etymology for reverter

Anglo-French, from reverter to return, from Old French revertir to return, revert, from Latin revertere to turn back

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About reverter

Dictionary Entries Near reverter

revert

reverter

revest

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Reverter.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/reverter. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something 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!