how to pronounce inverted


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The above transcription of inverted is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

inverted is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of inverted in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… which has been shown inverted in the …”

meanings of inverted


  1. Having the order or direction changed, for example turned upside down, reversed or in any other way opposite or contrary.
  2. (of a chord) Having the lowest note transposed an octave higher.
  3. Homosexual.
  4. (of sugar) Having its polarization changed by hydrolysis; see invert sugar.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of invert.

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