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"Reversed" is a form of "reverse", a transitive verb which is often translated as "invertir". "Inverted" is an adjective which is often translated as "invertido". Learn more about the difference between "inverted" and "reversed" below.
inverted
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. invertido
The inverted yield curve that we're seeing is suggested of an oncoming recession in the economy.La curva cupón cero invertida que estamos viendo sugiere una recesión inminente en la economía.
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reverse(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to turn the other way around)
a. invertir (process, trend)
The policy aims to reverse the trend toward centralization.La política tiene como objetivo invertir la tendencia hacia la centralización.
b. volver al revés (collar, garment)
You can reverse the jacket and have the fleece on the outside.Puedes volver la chaqueta al revés para tener el forro polar afuera.
2. (to exchange)
a. invertir (roles)
Now the roles were reversed, and I was the interviewer asking the questions.Ahora se habían invertido los roles, y yo, el entrevistador, hacía las preguntas.
3. (to undo)
a. revocar (ruling, decision)
The lawyer is seeking to reverse the court's earlier ruling.El abogado pide que se revoque el fallo anterior del tribunal.
b. cambiar completamente (policy)
The bank has decided to reverse its monetary policy and lower interest rates.El banco ha decidido cambiar completamente su política monetaria y bajar las tasas de interés.
4. (automobile)
a. dar marcha atrás
Be careful reversing the car in the snow.Ten cuidado dando marcha atrás en la nieve.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
5. (automobile)
a. dar marcha atrás
I was teaching him how to reverse into a parking space.Lo estaba enseñando cómo meter el carro en un estacionamiento dando marcha atrás.
b. echar el carro en reversa
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
She had to reverse because she turned into a one-way street.Tuvo que echar el carro en reversa porque entró en un callejón sin salida.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
6. (opposite)
a. contrario
The current was now flowing in the reverse direction.Ahora la corriente iba en sentido contrario
b. inverso
She read out the winners in reverse order.Leyó los ganadores en orden inverso
c. opuesto
Instead of improving the situation, their policy had the reverse effect.En vez de mejorar la situación, su política provocó el efecto opuesto.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
7. (automobile)
a. la marcha atrás
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I put the car into reverse and moved back slowly.Metí marcha atrás y retrocedí lentamente.
8. (other side)
a. el reverso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of coin)
On the reverse is an eagle's head.En el reverso, aparece la cabeza de un águila.
b. el dorso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of paper)
The reverse of the sheet is left blank.El dorso de la hoja queda en blanco.
c. el revés
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of material, garment)
Iron this shirt on the reverse.Plancha esta camisa por el revés.
9. (opposite)
a. lo contrario
I'm not saying he should leave. Quite the reverse!No digo que deba marcharse. ¡Todo lo contrario!
10. (upset)
a. el revés
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
In spite of the reverses the couple suffered, they attained their goal.A pesar de los reveses que sufrió la pareja, lograron su objetivo.
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