Reverter vs Reverted - What's the difference?

reverter | reverted |


As a noun reverter

is one who, or that which, reverts.

As a verb reverted is

(revert).

As an adjective reverted is

that has gone back (to an earlier place, state etc).

reverter

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who, or that which, reverts.
  • (legal) The reversion of ownership of an estate in land to the original grantor pursuant to the occurrence of a condition set forth in the original grant.
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    reverted

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (revert)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That has gone back (to an earlier place, state etc.).
  • Bent back, reversed.
  • Directed backwards.
  • * 1795 , Samuel Taylor Coleridge, ‘Lines composed while climbing the left ascent of Brockley Coomb’:
  • With many a pause and oft reverted eye / I climb the Coomb's ascent [...].