toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

revert
used in Middlemarch

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
go back to a previous state
  • Meanwhile tiny Miss Noble carried on her arm a small basket, into which she diverted a bit of sugar, which she had first dropped in her saucer as if by mistake; looking round furtively afterwards, and reverting to her teacup with a small innocent noise as of a tiny timid quadruped.
    Book 2 — Old and Young (45% in)

There are no more uses of "revert" in Middlemarch.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®