- a gay person.
- a person who assumes and displays the normative perspective, manner, or behavior of a different sex.
Origin of invert
synonym study for invert
OTHER WORDS FROM invertin·vert·i·ble, adjectivenon·in·vert·ed, adjectiveun·in·vert·ed, adjective
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How to use invert in a sentence
The 32-ounce bottle has an interior stainless-steel filter that extends from the lid to the bottom of the bottle, plus a removable lid, which turns into a pour-over filter when inverted.Four Multitasking Pieces of Outdoor Gear We Want to Try|wtaylor|August 12, 2021|Outside Online
The best leaf vacuum available generally provides the standard features of a leaf blower while offering the ability to invert airflow to collect leaves in an attached bag for storage and removal.Best leaf vacuum: With our picks for yard maintenance, you’ll have a clean lawn in the bag|Billy Cadden|July 21, 2021|Popular-Science
A decade later, PLA politics have almost completely inverted.Politics Report: The 180-Degree Shift in Union Construction Politics|Andrew Keatts|July 17, 2021|Voice of San Diego
Many of the lids actually are just inverted bowls, which can be conveniently used for holding the pickles as you ladle them out.Forget Canning, and Get Yourself a Chinese Pickle Crock|Clarissa Wei|July 14, 2021|Eater
Let the cake cool in the skillet for 15 minutes before inverting onto a serving platter.
Just take reality, invert it, and that's what Romney is likely to say.
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|Tracy McNicoll|July 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Invert bowl and handle and lay them upon a level block of charcoal, as shown at Figure 28.Copper Work|Augustus F. Rose
But man can invert this relation, and thus fail in attaining his destination in two ways.The Aesthetical Essays|Friedrich Schiller
Then invert each jar to permit the food to cool and to test for leaks.Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 5|Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Invert the preparation and with the blade of the scalpel remove the slide from the agar block.
Invert the cover-slip with the block attached on to the hanging-drop slide, and seal the cover-slip firmly in place.
British Dictionary definitions for invert
- to turn (the tip of the tongue) up and back
- to pronounce (a speech sound) by retroflexion