verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
- a gay person.
- a person who assumes and displays the normative perspective, manner, or behavior of a different sex.
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Origin of invert
synonym study for invert
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Example sentences from the Web for invert
In that podcast, it inverts the journalistic model where … you might think of a science program where the journalist interviews scientists every week.
Whether or not they played with inverted wingers, every club had some central areas at the top of the box where shooting offered a better scoring chance than trying to get closer.
It can hit supersonic speeds, fly inverted, and its wings can change their position as it operates, depending on what the craft is doing.This year’s Super Bowl flyover will be unlike any other|Rob Verger|February 5, 2021|Popular Science
Without your foot inside, the shoe rests in the off position, which looks like the outsole has been inverted or even broken.Nike’s lace-free sneakers offer a perfect fit you simply step into|Claire Maldarelli|February 2, 2021|Popular Science
The new model is an inverted pyramid, with employees and teams at the top and executive leadership providing a foundation of support.The role of the CEO is expanding as people turn to business leaders for stability in time of social uncertainty|Jessica Davies|January 25, 2021|Digiday
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