reverses 1 of 2

present tense third-person singular of reverse
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as in overturns
to change (as an opinion) to the contrary the appeals court reversed the district court's decision

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as in flips
to change the position of (an object) so that the opposite side or end is showing when one side of the cleaning cloth gets dirty, just reverse it you can reverse the jacket for a whole new look

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reverses

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noun

plural of reverse
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as in opposites
something that is as different as possible from something else how could you think I don't like pizza, when it's just the reverse: I love pizza

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as in backs
a behind part or surface on the reverse of the ticket you'll find the notice that it's nontransferable

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“Reverses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reverses. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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