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synonyms for inversion

  • contradiction
  • conversion
  • opposite
  • reversal
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How to use inversion in a sentence

With a strong rotation and a better-than-expected lineup, the Reds are following an inversion of the Padres’ trajectory, having won 18 of their last 26 dating back to late July.
WHAT HAPPENED TO THIS ONCE-PROMISING PADRES SEASON?NEIL PAINE (NEIL.PAINE@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)AUGUST 24, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
That said, this kind of results inversion doesn’t happen very often.
WHAT DID NEW YORK’S MAYORAL PRIMARY TELL US ABOUT RANKED-CHOICE VOTING?SARAH FROSTENSON (SARAH.FROSTENSON@ABC.COM)JULY 7, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
In a dizzying inversion, Francoist courts found that it was the liberal government, not the insurrectionists, who had betrayed Spain, and that supporting the government was illegal.
MY FATHER FLED FASCISM IN SPAIN—AND TAUGHT ME HOW LIES CAN DESTROY A DEMOCRACYSEBASTIAN JUNGERMAY 19, 2021TIME
Once your opponent has been classified as not just wrong but evil, a kind of moral inversion occurs where the worse you act, the more noble you are.
MY FATHER FLED FASCISM IN SPAIN—AND TAUGHT ME HOW LIES CAN DESTROY A DEMOCRACYSEBASTIAN JUNGERMAY 19, 2021TIME
More to the point, the TV network owners need to prop up their streaming properties as the dynamic between linear TV and streaming’s roles approaches a point of inversion.
HOW THIS YEAR’S NEWFRONTS FACTORS INTO THE UPFRONT FIGHT FOR STREAMING AD DOLLARSTIM PETERSONMAY 3, 2021DIGIDAY
As you get stronger and more comfortable in the inversion, gradually place your feet higher on the wall.
WANT TO GET STRONG? TRAIN LIKE A GYMNAST.HAYDEN CARPENTERMARCH 10, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
This time of year, it’s typically a good sign that the “inversion” is back!
P.M. UPDATE: CLOUDS PASS BY TONIGHT INTO EARLY THURSDAY, AND IT STAYS MILDIAN LIVINGSTONJANUARY 13, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Much like in a cold winter night, you have these inversions where the cold air with the virus which is heavier stays closer to the ground.
YOUTH SPORTS HAVE BEEN HIT WITH FEW CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAKS SO FAR. WHY IS ICE HOCKEY SO DIFFERENT?ARIANA EUNJUNG CHA, KARIN BRULLIARDDECEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
May not the construction be better taken as a simple, though to our ears cumbrous, inversion of, So I heard them not?
THE FATAL DOWRYPHILIP MASSINGER
What is remarkable in the scenery is, that its sublimity is an inversion of the sublimity of almost all other grand scenery.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
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WORDS RELATED TO INVERSION

  • antagonism
  • contradiction
  • contradistinction
  • contraposition
  • contrariety
  • inversion
  • opposure
  • reversal
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