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Definition of invert verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



invert something (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they invert
he / she / it inverts
past simple inverted
-ing form inverting
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to change the normal position of something, especially by turning it upside down or by arranging it in the opposite order Place a plate over the cake pan and invert it. In questions, the subject and verb are often inverted. The shape looked like an inverted V.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: invert