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go into reverse

If a situation goes into reverse, it becomes the opposite of what it was before: The trend towards home ownership has gone into reverse.
Translations of “go into reverse”
in Chinese (Traditional) 出現逆轉, 向相反方向發展…
in Chinese (Simplified) 出现逆转, 向相反方向发展…
(Definition of go into reverse from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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