Usage examples for reversed

  1. Sometimes, the bone in front of the pituitary will yield, while the one in the rear will not, and sometimes the conditions are reversed – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  2. On our part, why are all the rules of prudence, as sure as the laws of material Nature, to be, at this time reversed – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. V. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  3. This is the reply that the Prince made me, only reversed 'It is true the decision in the matter is mine, but the territory is Banfy's, and you must go to him. – The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
  4. All this is reversed under our government. – Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official by William Sleeman
  5. Although she was the wife of Janneus, she reversed his policy, and placed the Pharisees in control. – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  6. They have reversed the signs on the cars; they have reversed their aspirations. – Last Words by Stephen Crane
  7. One would think from a sentiment like this that the gospel process was to be reversed – Amusement: A Force in Christian Training by Rev. Marvin R. Vincent.
  8. " Now turn her over," called Fred and under the united action of the boys the leaking boat speedily reversed its position and lay upon the water, keel upward. – The Go Ahead Boys on Smugglers' Island by Ross Kay
  9. A year or two afterwards the supply of men is gone, and the cry again is reversed – Thoughts on Missions by Sheldon Dibble
  10. It had reversed their positions. – The Four Feathers by A. E. W. Mason
  11. But their relations to politics and letters were reversed – The English Novel by George Saintsbury
  12. The great day from which he had expected so much had passed, nor was it possible for four- and- twenty hours more completely to have reversed all his feelings and all his prospects. – The Young Duke by Benjamin Disraeli
  13. However, it's the most reversed wedding I ever heard of. – Lavender and Old Lace by Myrtle Reed
  14. A proper manner of sustained singing, and the true artistic pleasure that should govern it, will never be obtained until these conditions are reversed – A Practical Discourse on Some Principles of Hymn-Singing by Robert Bridges
  15. Now, acting upon some instinct or impulse, he reversed his opinion. – The Yellow God An Idol of Africa by H. Rider Haggard
  16. Once more the trick river reversed its current, but this time the Scarecrow was on guard and used the pole to push the raft toward a big rock which lay in the water. – The Patchwork Girl of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  17. The moment the wind changes everything is reversed and sometimes when I come back to the village after an hour's walk there seems to have been a general flight from one side of the way to the other. – The Aran Islands by John M. Synge
  18. It would have been foolish, even if the relative power of the Jews and Chaldeans had been altogether reversed – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  19. The position between us seemed reversed – A Monk of Cruta by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  20. The present order of things will be reversed – Guide to the Kindergarten and Intermediate Class and Moral Culture of Infancy. by Elizabeth P. Peabody Mary Mann