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Averted vs Everted - What's the difference?

averted | everted |

As verbs the difference between averted and everted

is that averted is past tense of avert while everted is past tense of evert.

As an adjective averted

is turned away, especially as an expression of feeling; also, offended; unpropitious.

averted

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Turned away, especially as an expression of feeling; also, offended; unpropitious.
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (avert)
  • everted

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (evert)

  • evert

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To turn inside out, typically from within, like a pocket being emptied.
  • Conjugation

    (en-conj-simple)

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