an unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes; something that is thwarting or frustrating
turning in an opposite direction or position
a judgment by a higher court that the judgment of a lower court was incorrect and should be set aside
the act of reversing the order or place of
turning in the opposite direction
a change from one state to the opposite state
a major change in attitude or principle or point of view
Intended to reverse; implying reversal.
The act of reversing; the causing to move or face in an opposite direction, or to stand or lie in an inverted position; as, the reversal of a rotating wheel; the reversal of objects by a convex lens.
A change or overthrowing; as, the reversal of a judgment, which amounts to an official declaration that it is false; the reversal of an attainder, or of an outlawry, by which the sentence is rendered void.