Definition of Reversal


  • a major change in attitude or principle or point of view
    "an about-face on foreign policy"
    - about face - volte face - policy change
  • the act of reversing the order or place of
  • turning in the opposite direction
  • a judgment by a higher court that the judgment of a lower court was incorrect and should be set aside
  • a decision to reverse an earlier decision
    - change of mind - flip flop
  • turning in an opposite direction or position
    "the reversal of the image in the lens"
    - turn around
  • an unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes
    something that is thwarting or frustrating
    - black eye
  • a change from one state to the opposite state
    "there was a reversal of autonomic function"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble reversal

232 unscramble word found using the letters reversal.

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