HyperDic: inverted

English > 2 senses of the word inverted:
ADJECTIVEallinverted, upside-downbeing in such a position that top and bottom are reversed
allinverted, anatropous(of a plant ovule) completely inverted
inverted > pronunciation
Rhymesabbreviated ... wrongheaded: 610 rhymes with ihd...
English > inverted: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningIn such a position that top and bottom are reversed.
Example"a quotation mark is sometimes called an inverted comma"
BroaderturnedMoved around an axis or center
English > inverted: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaning(of a plant ovule) completely inverted; turned back 180 degrees on its stalk.
Categoryplant, flora, plant life(botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
Oppositeamphitropous(of a plant ovule) partly inverted
Spanishhandplant, invertido

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