[ verb ] go back to a previous state
"We reverted to the old rules"
Used in print(Howard Nemerov, "Themes and Methods: The Early...)
When I try to work_out my reasons for feeling that this passage is of critical significance , I come_up with the following ideas , which I shall express very briefly here and revert to in a later essay .(Brand Blanshard, "The Emotive Theory," Robert...)
But suppose that a week later we revert to the incident in thought and make our statement again .
[ verb ] undergo reversion, as in a mutation