English verb: change by reversal
|1.||change by reversal (change) change to the contrary|
|Samples||The trend was reversed.|
The tides turned against him.
Public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern.
|Pattern of use||Something ----s.|
Somebody ----s something.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something
|Narrower (hyponym)||alternate, commutate, commute, correct, deconsecrate, desecrate, desynchronise, desynchronize, exchange, falsify, flip, flip-flop, interchange, metamorphose, permute, rectify, regress, retrovert, return, revert, right, switch, switch, switch over, tack, transfigure, transmogrify, transpose, turn back, turn the tables, turn the tide, undo, unhallow|