Usage examples for reversed

  1. 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
  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. 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
  4. A year or two afterwards the supply of men is gone, and the cry again is reversed. – Thoughts on Missions by Sheldon Dibble
  5. It had reversed their positions. – The Four Feathers by A. E. W. Mason
  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. The position between us seemed reversed. – A Monk of Cruta by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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.
  13. All this is reversed under our government. – Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official by William Sleeman
  14. 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
  15. 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