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Example Sentences for "reverse"

Korea's strong economic growth this past year has been a welcome reversal of the downward trend of the past few yearsI didn't realize the car was in reverse, and I accidentally backed into the wall.

Korea's strong economic growth this past year has been a welcome reversal of the downward trend of the past few years.

In sentences using the passive voice, the normal word order is reversed, and the sentence starts with the object instead of the subject.

The seasons are reversed in the southern half of the Earth.

If you try to get someone to do something by forcing them, it generally has the reverse effect, and actually makes it less likely that they will do what you want.

Someone told me that if you play that record in reverse, you can hear a secret message.

There is a Japanese proverb which notes that the reverse side also has a reverse side.

G. C. Lichtenberg once remarked, God created man in His own image, says the Bible - philosophers reverse the process; they create God in theirs.

The politician completely reversed his stance on the tax once he was elected to office.

Medical science alone cannot reverse years of poor lifestyle choices.

While the lung damage that smoking causes is not reversible, quitting smoking prevents more lung damage from occurring.

Environmental groups in Honduras are fighting to reverse the damage done to forests, plants and animals in that country.

If yaks, the beast of burden in the Himalayas, travel below 7,000 feet, they get reverse altitude sickness, and may actually die.

We need to devise a new advertising strategy to reverse our downward trend in sales.

After two years following reversion to China, the economy of Macau remains one of the most open in the world.

Her decision to leave her job is irreversible now. She just went up to the boss and told him off.

If the breathing process is interrupted, humans generally suffer irreversible brain damage after about three or four minutes without air.


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