New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: revere · reverie · perverse · reversal · traverse · -averse · adverse · averse · diverse · inverse
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reverse

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verb
1 verb make sth go in opposite direction TRANSITIVEiompaigh droim ar aisthe middle lane can be reversed is féidir an lána láir a chur ar mhalairt treothe plane suddenly reversed direction chas an t-eitleán sa treo contrártha go tobann, thiontaigh an t-eitleán an bealach eile go tobann 2 verb make sth develop in the opposite way TRANSITIVEcas thart  c m utiontaigh thart  c m uthe trend has been reversed a mhalairt de threocht atá anois annthey wish to reverse the decline of recent years tá siad ag iarraidh an meath le blianta anuas a chur ina cheart aríshis sending off reversed the flow of the game d'athraigh scéal an chluiche ar fad nuair a cuireadh den pháirc é
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3 verb LAW overturn decision etc TRANSITIVEfreaschuir technical term verbmalartaigh verb  c m uthe ruling has been reversed rinneadh an rialú a fhreaschurthe board has reversed its decision tá an bord tar éis athchinneadh a dhéanamh, tá an bord tar éis teacht ar mhalairt cinnidh 4 verb (US) POL change your position on sth TRANSITIVEthey reversed themselves rinne siad athchinneadh, rinne siad athchomhairle 5 verb exchange positions, roles TRANSITIVEmalartaigh verb  c m uthe roles will be reversed beidh malairt ról ann, malartófar na róil 6 verb TRANSP move backwards INTRANSITIVE & TRANSITIVEcúlaigh verb  c m ubaiceáil verb  c m u 7 verb turn sth backwards TRANSITIVEcas timpeall verb  c m utiontaigh thart  c m uiompaigh droim ar ais
noun
8 noun opposite of what wasathrú masc  c m ua complete policy reverse athrú iomlán polasaí, a mhalairt ar fad de pholasaíthe reverse in population decline an t-athrú ar an titim sa daonra 9 noun TRANSP geargiar cúlaitheI put her into reverse chuir mé sa ghiar cúlaithe í 10 noun TRANSP movement in reversecúlú masc  c m u 11 noun setback, defeatcéim ar gcúlthe result is a serious reverse for the government is buille trom don rialtas é an toradhthey suffered a reverse of fortune bhuail an mí-ádh iadthat's their third reverse in as many matches sin trí chailliúint as a chéile acu
adjective
12 adjective moving backwardscúl- prefar gcúl  c m ureverse motion cúlghluaiseachtreverse pass cúlphas 13 adjective oppositedroim ar ais in reverse order in ord cúlaitheach, droim ar ais in the reverse order ina mhalairt d'ord, san ord contrártha 14 adjective turned backwardsdroim ar aisaisiompaithe  c m u
phrases

in reverse

1 in the opposite direction or orderdroim ar aisi ndiaidh do chúilar lorg do chúilthe train was moving in reverse bhí an traein ag gluaiseacht ar lorg a cúil 2 turned backwardsdroim ar aistóin ar aghaidhit's the same image in reverse an íomhá chéanna atá ann droim ar ais

to go into reverse

cúlúdul ar gcúl

to put sth into reverse

rud a chúlúrud a chur ar gcúl

to reverse the charges

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