Definition of revers noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//rɪˈvɪə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈvɪr//
(pl. revers
BrE BrE//ˈvɪəz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvɪrz//
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the edge of a coat, jacket, etc. that is turned back so that you see the opposite side of it, especially at the lapel Word Originmid 19th cent.: from French, literally ‘reverse’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: revers