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synonyms for inversely

  • about-face
  • again
  • backwards
  • contra
  • contrarily
  • contrariwise
  • contrary
  • conversely
  • far from it
  • in reverse
  • mutatis mutandis
  • on the contrary
  • oppositely
  • reversed
  • the opposite way
  • the other way around
  • turn about
  • upside down
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How to use inversely in a sentence

Sundog has observed that a person’s willingness to be seen nude is often inversely proportional to other people’s desire to see them sans clothes.
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So I would say the maturity of the actual company we invest in is inversely correlated with our knowledge.
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In the case of education, for example, good health practices seemed to be inversely associated with academic achievement.
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On the near side, the sea-wall makes an elbow crooked inversely, and its end too has a lighthouse.
DRACULABRAM STOKER
Shall composition and decomposition be reduced to some one of these kinds of motion, or shall we look at this process inversely?
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He showed that the velocity of a signal through a given core was inversely proportional to the square of the length of the core.
HEROES OF THE TELEGRAPHJ. MUNRO
If the temperature of a gas be kept constant, its pressure or elastic force will vary inversely as the volume it occupies.
AVIATION ENGINESVICTOR WILFRED PAG
Pressure in a gas may be created by increasing its temperature and inversely heat may be created by pressure.
AVIATION ENGINESVICTOR WILFRED PAG
The law being similar to that with strings, the vibration rates of air columns are inversely proportional to their lengths.
PHYSICSWILLIS EUGENE TOWER
The intensity of illumination of a surface is inversely proportional to the square of its distance from the source of light.
PHYSICSWILLIS EUGENE TOWER
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WORDS RELATED TO INVERSELY

  • about-face
  • again
  • backwards
  • contra
  • contrarily
  • contrariwise
  • contrary
  • conversely
  • far from it
  • in reverse
  • inversely
  • mutatis mutandis
  • on the contrary
  • oppositely
  • reversed
  • the opposite way
  • the other way around
  • turn about
  • upside down
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.