verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of invert
Related Words for invertrevert, convert, capsize, renege, backtrack, transpose, tip, modify, upset, flip, turn, flip-flop, introvert, overturn, alter, change, upend, evert, inverse, upturn
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Contemporary Examples of invert
Just take reality, invert it, and that's what Romney is likely to say.What Will Mr. Say Anything Say About the Storm?
October 29, 2012
In the end, the Toulouse killings never did invert head-to-head polling favoring François Hollande before the affair.French Terrorist Mohamed Merah’s Last Words Taped by Cops Now Leaked on TV
July 9, 2012
Historical Examples of invert
On the other hand, the invert would have no influence on an individual who was not predisposed.
For the same reason an invert is not virtuous because he does not seduce girls.
Invert the pie-dish, and cut the paste to the size and shape of the under side of it.The Skilful Cook
Another way is to invert the hive in which the united swarms are to live, and strike the bees of the other hive into it as before.
But this is to invert the order of the agencies by which the improvement of the law is carried on.Ancient Law
Sir Henry James Sumner Maine
- to turn (the tip of the tongue) up and back
- to pronounce (a speech sound) by retroflexion