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Definition of Inverted

Inverted

  1. of Invert
  2. Changed to a contrary or counterchanged order; reversed; characterized by inversion.
  3. Situated apparently in reverse order, as strata when folded back upon themselves by upheaval.

Inverted Quotations

You know, I think of the global economy as an inverted triangle, resting on the shoulders of the American consumer. And if the American consumer cannot have enough disposable income in order to maintain a standard of living that creates more opportunities generation after generation, that's bad for everybody.
Hillary Clinton

Philately is normally a boys' hobby but for some reason it was in vogue at my junior school. Between the ages of eight and ten I collected avidly. I'd pore over my Stanley Gibbons book, obsessively checking my collection's value. I always hoped I'd stumble across a really valuable one, a Penny Black or an Inverted Jenny, but it wasn't to be.
Sophie Ellis-Bextor

The perverse presumption that places the burden of proof on the challenger of spending must be inverted, back to the rule that applies elsewhere in life: 'Prove to me why we should.'
Mitch Daniels

We have made many glass vessels... with tubes two cubits long. These were filled with mercury, the open end was closed with the finger, and the tubes were then inverted in a vessel where there was mercury.
Evangelista Torricelli

Documentary films are created in an inverted funnel of declining possibility.
Bruce Jackson
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Inverted Translations

inverted in German is kehrte um, verkehrt
inverted in Norwegian is speilvendt, omvendt
inverted in Spanish is invertido

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