INVERT's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of invert
Definition:
v. turn upside down or inside out; reverse the position, order, or condition of
Example:
When he tried to invert his body in a handstand, he felt the blood rush to his head.
Sentence in Classic:
You have only knowledge enough of the language to translate at sight these inverted, transposed, curtailed Italian lines, into clear, comprehensible, elegant English.
Persuasion By Jane Austen Context
After their departure, taking place in inverted order to their arrival, the canvas cloth was cleared, or rather was restored to some hurried order by the pallid steward.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
He looked at it, turning it round and round as if he had had really some hopes of coming at the meaning by inverting the position of the paper, and then handed it to De Bracy.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context