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1. reverse

verb. ['rɪˈvɝːs, riːˈvɝːs'] change to the contrary.

Synonyms

  • right
  • commute
  • tack
  • exchange
  • switch over
  • transmogrify
  • permute
  • change by reversal
  • falsify
  • deconsecrate
  • interchange
  • retrovert
  • change
  • return
  • desecrate
  • alternate
  • correct
  • undo
  • transfigure
  • turn the tide
  • regress
  • turn the tables
  • commutate
  • desynchronize
  • flip-flop
  • switch
  • revert
  • transpose
  • flip
  • turn
  • turn back
  • metamorphose
  • desynchronise
  • unhallow

Antonyms

  • falsify
  • stay
  • synchronize
  • consecrate
  • correct

Etymology

  • revers (Anglo-Norman)

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Example sentences of the word reverse-osmosis


1. Noun Phrase
Customers can opt for spring or reverse osmosis water in 10-ounce, 16.9-ounce, 20-ounce or 33.8-ounce bottles.

2. Noun Phrase
* Mineral water, which comes from an underground source an*ter, which comes from an underground source and

3.
*Noun Phrase

The removal of these substances by reverse osmosis can give drinking water a cleaner or fresher taste.

4. Noun Phrase
Distillation, filtration, and reverse osmosis are all methods of purifying water.

2. reverse

verb. ['rɪˈvɝːs, riːˈvɝːs'] turn inside out or upside down.

Synonyms

  • modify
  • change
  • turn back
  • invert

Antonyms

  • prove
  • deconcentrate
  • destabilize
  • enable

Etymology

  • revers (Anglo-Norman)

3. reverse

verb. ['rɪˈvɝːs, riːˈvɝːs'] rule against.

Synonyms

  • decree
  • overrule
  • override
  • overthrow
  • rule

Antonyms

  • demilitarize
  • dehydrogenate
  • sensitise
  • destabilise

Etymology

  • revers (Anglo-Norman)

4. reverse

noun. ['rɪˈvɝːs, riːˈvɝːs'] the gears by which the motion of a machine can be reversed.

Synonyms

  • auto
  • car
  • motorcar
  • gear
  • automobile
  • machine
  • gear mechanism

Antonyms

  • unjust
  • improperly
  • wrongfulness
  • injustice

Etymology

  • revers (Anglo-Norman)

5. reverse

noun. ['rɪˈvɝːs, riːˈvɝːs'] a relation of direct opposition.

Synonyms

  • oppositeness
  • opposition
  • opposite

Antonyms

  • disassemble
  • disjoin
  • detach
  • unfasten

Etymology

  • revers (Anglo-Norman)

6. reverse

adjective. ['rɪˈvɝːs, riːˈvɝːs'] directed or moving toward the rear.

Synonyms

  • backward

Antonyms

  • improper
  • inaccurate

Etymology

  • revers (Anglo-Norman)

7. osmosis

noun. ['ˌɔzˈmoʊsɪs'] (biology, chemistry) diffusion of molecules through a semipermeable membrane from a place of higher concentration to a place of lower concentration until the concentration on both sides is equal.

Synonyms

  • reverse osmosis
  • dialysis

8. reverse

noun. ['rɪˈvɝːs, riːˈvɝːs'] the side of a coin or medal that does not bear the principal design.

Synonyms

  • verso
  • coin
  • tail

Antonyms

  • obverse
  • inopportune
  • inappropriate
  • wrongly

Etymology

  • revers (Anglo-Norman)

9. reverse

adjective. ['rɪˈvɝːs, riːˈvɝːs'] reversed (turned backward) in order or nature or effect.

Synonyms

  • backward

Antonyms

  • wrong
  • wrongness

Etymology

  • revers (Anglo-Norman)

10. reverse

noun. ['rɪˈvɝːs, riːˈvɝːs'] (American football) a running play in which a back running in one direction hands the ball to a back running in the opposite direction.

Synonyms

  • running game
  • run
  • double reverse
  • running

Antonyms

  • infield
  • left-handed
  • ambidextrous
  • unethical

Etymology

  • revers (Anglo-Norman)
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