change by reversal

Definitions of change by reversal
  1. verb
    change to the contrary
    synonyms: reverse, turn
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    alternate, flip, flip-flop, interchange, switch, tack
    reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)
    turn the tables, turn the tide
    cause a complete reversal of the circumstances
    commutate
    reverse the direction of (an alternating electric current) each half cycle so as to produce a unidirectional current
    exchange, switch, switch over
    change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence
    correct, rectify, right
    make right or correct
    falsify
    falsify knowingly
    commute, permute, transpose
    change the order or arrangement of
    metamorphose, transfigure, transmogrify
    change completely the nature or appearance of
    regress, retrovert, return, revert, turn back
    go back to a previous state
    desynchronise, desynchronize
    cause to become desynchronized; cause to occur at unrelated times
    deconsecrate, desecrate, unhallow
    remove the consecration from a person or an object
    undo
    cancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect
    fall back, lapse, recidivate, regress, relapse, retrogress
    go back to bad behavior
    amend, rectify, remediate, remedy, repair
    set straight or right
    debug
    locate and correct errors in a computer program code
    map, represent
    to establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets)
    resile
    return to the original position or state after being stretched or compressed
    go back, recover, recuperate
    regain a former condition after a financial loss
    unbrace, unlace, untie
    undo the ties of
    unstrap
    remove the strap or straps from
    unhitch
    unfasten or release from or as if from a hitch
    unpick
    undo (the stitches) of (a piece of sewing)
    unfasten
    cause to become undone
    unbelt
    undo the belt of
    unstaple
    take the staples off
    unclip
    remove the clip from
    unbutton
    undo the buttons of
    unpin
    remove the pins from; unfasten the pins of
    disconnect, unplug
    pull the plug of (electrical appliances) and render inoperable
    unbraid
    undo the braids of
    unknot, unpick, unravel, unscramble, untangle
    become or cause to become undone by separating the fibers or threads of
    disentangle, unwind
    separate the tangles of
    unbuckle
    undo the buckle of
    open, spread, spread out, unfold
    spread out or open from a closed or folded state
    unwire
    undo the wiring of
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    change
    undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature
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