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I asked him to describe the U.S. mission that will likely revert back to the embassy it was more than a half century ago.

If a bad edit appeared, the community could simply get rid of it by clicking on a “revert” link.

And will Pam and Cheryl revert back from the Coke Monster and Cherlene?

Classically, by turning on/off several genetic switches, scientists can revert cells to a less specialized stage.

For her sake, New York cannot revert to the way it used to be.

Unfortunately these people have no children; therefore on their death their property, now considerable, will revert to the master.

But though they use all their limbs as walking organs, they show no tendency to revert to the habit of the quadrupeds.

In the event of her death, this money shall revert to the parish of Pontiac, in whose graveyard I wish my body to lie.

But my thoughts would revert to these last words of Ormsby's.

So you see these actions are likely to revert to the sender, even if they are successful.


On this page you'll find 69 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to revert, such as: degenerate, go back, hark back, react, regress, and turn back.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.