1
[ verb ] go back to a previous state

Examples

"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 .

2
[ verb ] undergo reversion, as in a mutation

Related terms

mutate

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