Definition of vice versa adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


vice versa

BrE BrE//ˌvaɪs ˈvɜːsə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌvaɪs ˈvɜːrsə//
; BrE BrE//ˌvaɪsi ˈvɜːsə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌvaɪsi ˈvɜːrsə//
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used to say that the opposite of what you have just said is also true You can cruise from Cairo to Aswan or vice versa (= also from Aswan to Cairo). Word Originearly 17th cent.: from Latin, literally ‘in-turned position’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: vice versa