verb (used with object)
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Origin of reverse-engineer
OTHER WORDS FROM reverse-engineerreverse engineering, noun
Example sentences from the Web for reverse-engineer
But Republican and Democratic parties have made efforts to reverse that trend.
So now the company is asking the FCC to, in effect, reverse itself.How ‘Ethical’ Hotel Chain Marriott Gouges Guests in the Name of Wi-Fi Security|Kyle Chayka|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My trip takes the reverse path, and I begin by assessing the depth of my Shakespeare knowledge in his birthplace.
As a nascent sound engineer, Brinsley “tried the best he could.”
The former apprentice engineer retained a lifelong interest in the way things worked.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The engineer officer charged with preparing the line of retreat reported that the one bridge across the Elster was not sufficient.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
When, however, you learn by rote you know the task as you learned it, and not in the reverse way.
Fulton, the American engineer, (originally a painter) studied here in 1795.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
"I thought we hit a man," said the engineer, swinging his lantern far out into the darkness.A Lost Hero|Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward and Herbert D. Ward
As before suggested, let the pupil recite the foregoing ten events forwards and the reverse way several times from memory.