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English verb: invert

1. invert (change) make an inversion (in a musical composition)

SamplesHere the theme is inverted.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)alter, change, modify

Domain categorymusic

2. invert (change) reverse the position, order, relation, or condition of

SamplesWhen forming a question, invert the subject and the verb.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)reorder

3. invert (change) turn inside out or upside down

Synonymsreverse, turn back

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)alter, change, modify

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