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noun 
  1. The opposite of front.
  2. The opposite of forward.
  3. The gear setting of an automobile that makes it travel backwards.
  4. The tails side of a coin, or the side of a medal or badge that is opposite the obverse.
Translations: 
  • French: marche arrière
  • Italian: retromarcia
    (trans-mid)
verb (revers, ing)
  1. (intransitive) To turn around, go in the opposite direction.
Translations: 
  • French: faire marche arrière
adjective 
  1. Having the order of its constituents moved backwards in time or space.
We ate the meal in order with the dessert first and ending with the starter.
The mirror showed us a view of the scene.
  1. Causing movement in the opposite direction.
He selected gear.
Translations: 
  • French: inverse, revers, l'envers, le verso
Etymology: From revers, from reversus ((past participle of, revertere))


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