adjective. ['ˌɪnˈvɝːs'] reversed (turned backward) in order or nature or effect.
Words that Rhyme with Inverse
Example sentences of the word inverse
1. Noun, singular or mass
Using inverse ETFs also prevents gains if the market goes up instead of down.
The inverse exponent of the index number is equivalent to the radical itself.
Quotes containing the word inverse
1. Drinking coffee is like drinking an inverse yawn. I prefer mine with two spoonfuls of “I’m listening.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE
2. My happiness grows in direct proportion to my acceptance, and in inverse proportion to my expectations.
- Michael J. Fox
3. Hope and reality lie in inverse proportions, inside the walls of a hospital... Doubt is like dye. Once is spreads into the fabric of excuses you've woven, you'll never get rid of the stain.
- Jodi Picoult, Lone Wolf
noun. ['ˌɪnˈvɝːs'] something inverted in sequence or character or effect.
- multiplicative inverse
adjective. ['ˌɪnˈvɝːs'] opposite in nature or effect or relation to another quantity.