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Synonyms for inverse
ɪnˈvɜrs, ˈɪn vɜrs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inverse, opposite(adj)

    something inverted in sequence or character or effect

    "when the direct approach failed he tried the inverse"

    reverse, antonym, opposite word, contrary, opposite, opposition, opponent

    forward, direct

  2. inverse, reverse(adj)

    reversed (turned backward) in order or nature or effect

    reverse, rearward

    direct, forward

  3. inverse(adj)

    opposite in nature or effect or relation to another quantity

    "a term is in inverse proportion to another term if it increases (or decreases) as the other decreases (or increases)"


    direct, forward


  1. inverse(noun)

    The opposite of a given, due to contrary nature or effect.


  2. inverse(adjective)

    Opposite in effect or nature or order


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. inverse(a.)

    inverted (as respects order or relation), reversed

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    reverse, opposite, converse, reversed, versa, contrast, contrary

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  1. inverse

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