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invert

in·vert

invert

 
pronunciation:
ihn vuhrt
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb, noun
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: inverted, inverting, inverts
definition 1: to reverse or set opposite in order, position, direction, effect, or the like.
 
similar words:
reverse
definition 2: to turn upside down, inside out, or back upon itself.
similar words:
reverse
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to be reversed; become inverted.
similar words:
reverse
 
part of speech: noun
definition: someone or something that is inverted.
derivation: invertible (adj.)