- n a relation of direct opposition
we thought Sue was older than Bill but just the reverse was true
- n the gears by which the motion of a machine can be reversed
- n an unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes; something that is thwarting or frustrating
- n the side of a coin or medal that does not bear the principal design
- n (American football) a running play in which a back running in one direction hands the ball to a back running in the opposite direction
- n turning in the opposite direction
- v change to the contrary
The trend was reversed
- v turn inside out or upside down
- v rule against
- v cancel officially
- v reverse the position, order, relation, or condition of
- s directed or moving toward the rear
- a of the transmission gear causing backward movement in a motor vehicle
in reverse gear
- s reversed (turned backward) in order or nature or effect
- In the good old ricky-tick days when movie directors wore riding breeches, a favorite cinematic sight gag was to reverse the film, which suddenly sent the actors waddling backwards .
- Now the question of the moment is, Will the former President's visit reverse that deteriorating dynamic? Clinton met with Kim for 3 hours on Tuesday evening.
- Some reverse mortgages guarantee a fixed monthly payment for life (an annuity).
News & Articles
- Reverse mortgage measures approved
Reverse mortgage measures approved Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 5:32 pm, Wednesday, June 12, 2013 Washington The Federal Housing Administration could limit the size of initial lump-sum payments that lenders offer reverse mortgage borrowers and require escrow accounts ...
June 13, 2013 - Albany Times Union
- Reverse Medical Corporation Announces Strategic Alliance in Japan
Reverse Medical Corporation today announced entering into a strategic partnership agreement with Century Medical, Inc. , for distribution of the Reverse Medical products in Japan.
June 11, 2013 - Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance
- Leading Reverse Mortgage Lender Enters North Carolina Market
GARDEN GROVE, Calif., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- All Reverse Mortgage Company Approved to Provide Reverse Mortgages in North Carolina. ARM has become one of America's fastest growing reverse mortgage ...
June 11, 2013 - PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance
- Jodi Rell in FOXNews
...Gov. M. Jodi Rell, a gay marriage opponent who also supports amending the Constitution to allow for initiatives and referendum, said she is "firmly convinced that attempts to reverse this decision either legislatively or by amending the...
- Jeff Sessions in Times Record News
I know what happened at Harvard. I know you were an outspoken leader against the military policy,said Sessions, the committee's top Republican. "I know you acted without legal authority to reverse Harvard's policy and deny those military...