/ (rɪˈvɜːsɪ) /
a game played on a draughtboard with 64 pieces, black on one side and white on the other. When pieces are captured they are turned over to join the capturing player's forces; the winner is the player who fills the board with pieces of his colour
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Word Origin for reversi
C19: from French; see reverse
Words nearby reversi
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Example sentences from the Web for reversi
Reversi was the only game at which the King played, and which he liked.The Memoirs of the Louis XIV. and The Regency, Complete|Elizabeth-Charlotte, Duchesse d'Orleans