Hindi translation of 'reverse'
reverse /rɪˈvɜːs रिˈव़अस्/
Word forms: reverses, reversing, reversed
1. transitive verb
To reverse a process, decision, or policy means to change it to its opposite.
The Government has had to reverse its policy.
reverse a decision/policy/ruling
a court reverses something
reverse a situation/trend/decline
SIMILAR WORDSchange, overrule, overturn
2. transitive verb
If you reverse the order of a set of things, you arrange them in the opposite order, so that the first thing comes last.
उत्क्रमित कर देना
3. transitive verb, uncountable noun
When a car is being reversed, or when it is being driven in reverse, it is being driven backwards.
पीछे की ओर चलाना/पीछे की ओर चलाने की प्रक्रिया nf
4. adjective, singular noun
Reverse or the reverse means opposite to what has just been described or mentioned.
विपरीत/विपरीत बात nf
Instead of bringing about peace the meeting may well have the reverse effect.
It's not difficult, quite the reverse.
the reverse effect
If something happens in reverse or goes into reverse, it happens in the opposite way to usual or to what has been happening.
विपरीत रूप से
The process also works in reverse.
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Example Sentences Including 'reverse'
Through the mirror was a looking-glass room, the reverse of normality.Pretty Maids all in a Row
Power off, ten degrees rudder angle, reverse engines, the sea boiling under her counter, the water rising, lifting them.Let Not the Deep
The reverse blackmail had been constantly in his mind: the man trapping the woman, getting her with child in order to hold her.A Song at Twilight
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'reverse' in Other Languages
- Arabic: تِرْسٌ عَاكِس
- Brazilian Portuguese: marcha atrás
- Chinese: 倒退挡
- Croatian: u rikverc
- Czech: zpátečka
- Danish: bakgear
- Dutch: in de achteruit
- European Spanish: marcha atrás
- Finnish: vastakohta
- French: marche arrière
- German: Gegenteil
- Greek: όπισθεν
- Italian: contrario
- Japanese: 逆
- Korean: 반대
- Norwegian: omvending
- Polish: odwrotność
- Portuguese: marcha atrás
- Romanian: marșarier marșariere
- Russian: передача заднего хода
- Spanish: revés
- Swedish: motsats
- Thai: ถอยหลัง
- Turkish: geri dönme
- Ukrainian: задній хід
- Vietnamese: chạy lùi
- Arabic: يَقْلِبُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: inverter
- Chinese: 颠倒
- Croatian: okrenuti
- Czech: zvrátit rozhodnutí
- Danish: ændre
- Dutch: omdraaien
- European Spanish: invertir alterar
- Finnish: vaihtaa suuntaa
- French: inverser
- German: umkehren
- Greek: αντιστρέφω
- Italian: invertire
- Japanese: 逆にする
- Korean: 거꾸로 하다
- Norwegian: omgjøre
- Polish: odwrócić odwracać
- Portuguese: inverter
- Romanian: a schimba
- Russian: разворачивать
- Spanish: invertir cambiar el orden o el sentido
- Swedish: backa
- Thai: เพิกถอน
- Turkish: geri dönmek
- Ukrainian: змінювати на протилежне
- Vietnamese: đảo ngược
Translation of reverse from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary