Meaning of “invert” in the English Dictionary

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"invert" in British English

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invertverb [ T ]

uk /ɪnˈvɜːt/ us /ɪnˈvɝːt/ formal

to turn something upside down or change the order of two things:

In some languages, the word order in questions is inverted (= the verb comes before the subject of the sentence).
adjective uk /ɪnˈvɜː.tɪd/ us /ɪnˈvɝː.t̬ɪd/

Cover the bowl with an inverted plate.

(Definition of “invert” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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invertverb [ T ]

us /ɪnˈvɜrt/

to turn something so its top is at the bottom or put something in the opposite order or position:

Invert the cake onto a wire rack and let it cool.

(Definition of “invert” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)