Translation of "reverse" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb /rɪˈvɜːs/ us /rɪˈvɜrs/ present participle reversing, past tense and past participle reversed

to drive backwards

(車を)バックする, (車)をバックさせる
I reversed into a parking space.

to change a situation or change the order of things so that it becomes the opposite

(状況・判決)をくつがえす, 逆転させる
It is unlikely that the judge will reverse his decision.
reverse the charges

to make a phone call that is paid for by the person receiving it

コレクトコールをかける, 料金着信払いで電話をかける
noun [ no plural ] /rɪˈvɜːs/ us /rɪˈvɜrs/

the method of controlling a vehicle that makes it go backwards

(車)バック, 後進
To go backwards, put / the car into reverse.
adjective /rɪˈvɜːs/ us /rɪˈvɜrs/

opposite to the usual way or to the way you have just described

逆の, 反対の
I’m going to read out the names of the winners in reverse order.

(Translation of “reverse” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)