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Synonyms for inversion
ɪnˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃənin·ver·sion

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inversion

    Synonyms:
    reversal, deflection, alteration, permutation, violation, transposition

    Antonyms:
    verticality, erectness, stability, permanence, persistence, conservation, sequence, fixity, state, order

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inversionnoun

    the layer of air near the earth is cooler than an overlying layer

    Synonyms:
    everting, anastrophe, sexual inversion, upending, eversion

  2. inversionnoun

    abnormal condition in which an organ is turned inward or inside out (as when the upper part of the uterus is pulled into the cervical canal after childbirth)

    Synonyms:
    everting, anastrophe, sexual inversion, upending, eversion

  3. inversionnoun

    a chemical process in which the direction of optical rotation of a substance is reversed from dextrorotatory to levorotary or vice versa

    Synonyms:
    everting, anastrophe, sexual inversion, upending, eversion

  4. inversionnoun

    (genetics) a kind of mutation in which the order of the genes in a section of a chromosome is reversed

    Synonyms:
    everting, anastrophe, sexual inversion, upending, eversion

  5. anastrophe, inversionnoun

    the reversal of the normal order of words

    Synonyms:
    everting, anastrophe, sexual inversion, upending, eversion

  6. inversionnoun

    (counterpoint) a variation of a melody or part in which ascending intervals are replaced by descending intervals and vice versa

    Synonyms:
    everting, anastrophe, sexual inversion, upending, eversion

  7. inversion, sexual inversionnoun

    a term formerly used to mean taking on the gender role of the opposite sex

    Synonyms:
    everting, anastrophe, sexual inversion, upending, eversion

  8. inversion, upendingnoun

    turning upside down; setting on end

    Synonyms:
    everting, anastrophe, sexual inversion, upending, eversion

  9. inversion, eversion, evertingnoun

    the act of turning inside out

    Synonyms:
    everting, anastrophe, sexual inversion, upending, eversion

Dictionary of English Synonymes2.0 / 1 vote

  1. inversionnoun

    Synonyms:
    inverting, placing in contrary order

  2. inversionnoun

    Synonyms:
    reciprocal change of place, reversed position

  3. inversionnoun

    Synonyms:
    (Rhet.) hyperbaton, transposition of words

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "inversion":

    reversal, investment, reverse

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How to use inversion in a sentence?

  1. Hiroshi Nakamura:

    I think the market has overreacted to the yield curve inversion because the San Francisco Fed has said it is the most reliable indicator, i expect some correction to the latest rally in bonds. For now we have to see this week's auctions.

  2. Oliver Jones:

    We think that the ongoing flattening, or outright inversion, of the curve is a bad sign for equities, as it usually has been in the past, arguments that the yield curve is no longer a reliable indicator seem to resurface every time it inverts, only to. be subsequently proved wrong.

  3. Blaise Pascal:

    The sensibility of man to trifles, and his insensibility to great things, indicates a strange inversion.

  4. Bill Stone:

    Stocks have historically had significant advances post-inversion, the market expects about two net cuts in short-term rates over the next year and a half. Our view remains that the odds of a recession in 2019 remain low.

  5. George Ratiu:

    This yield-curve inversion points toward growing investor concern that the Federal Reserve's rate setting is not likely to tamp down fast-running inflation.


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