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Synonyms for inverse
ɪnˈvɜrs, ˈɪn vɜrsin·verse

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  1. inversenoun


  2. inverseverb

    Opposite in effect or nature or order


Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inverse, oppositeadjective

    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, reverseadjective

    reversed (turned backward) in order or nature or effect

    reverse, rearward

    direct, forward

  3. inverseadjective

    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

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inverseadjective

    inverted (as respects order or relation), reversed

PPDB, the paraphrase database1.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "inverse":

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

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  1. Arthur Schopenhauer:

    The amount of noise which anyone can bear undisturbed stands in inverse proportion to his mental capacity.

  2. Tom Roseen:

    Interestingly, despite the 10-year Treasury yield closing at 1.71% yesterday - its lowest closing value since November 4, 2016 - authorized participants and ETF investors were net redeemers of taxable bond ETFs at negative $5.7 billion, with the second-largest net redemption occurring in our government-Treasury macro-group at negative $1.6 billion, keep in mind that normally there is an inverse relationship between yield and price. The average government-Treasury ETF posted a 1.69% return for the fund-flows week ended August 7, 2019.

  3. Jari Laukkanen:

    There was an inverse relationship between sauna and (cardiovascular disease) risk, meaning that more is better, on the basis of these results, it seems that more than four sauna sessions per week had the lowest risk, but also those with two to three sauna sessions may get some benefits.

  4. Nawab Qizilbash:

    If increased weight in mid-life is protective against dementia, the reasons for this inverse association are unclear at present, many different issues related to diet, exercise, frailty, genetic factors and weight change could play a part.

  5. Eric Gabor:

    You could get out if there are large inverse tax consequences, that's why I like tax-managed mutual funds, and exchange traded funds.

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