to revert to a habit

  • 1 revert — verb revert to sb/sth phrasal verb (T) 1 to go back to a former condition or habit, especially one that was bad: As soon as they stopped farming, the land reverted to wilderness. | He had reverted to lazing in bed and coming in late to work. |… …

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  • 2 revert — /rəˈvɜt / (say ruh vert) verb (i) 1. to return to a former habit, practice, belief, condition, etc. 2. to go back in thought or discourse, as to a subject. 3. Biology to return to an earlier or primitive type. 4. Law to go back or return to the… …

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  • 3 revert — revertible, adj. revertibility, n. revertive, adj. revertively, adv. /ri verrt /, v.i. v.i. 1. to return to a former habit, practice, belief, condition, etc.: They reverted to the ways of their forefathers. 2. Law. to go back to or return to the… …

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  • 4 revert — re•vert [[t]rɪˈvɜrt[/t]] v. i. 1) to return to a former habit, practice, belief, condition, etc 2) law to return to the former owner or that person s heirs 3) bio to return to an ancestral type or characteristic 4) to go back in thought or… …

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  • 6 List of commonly misused English words — This is a list of English words which are commonly misused. It is meant to include only words whose misuse is deprecated by most usage writers, editors, and other professional linguists of Standard English. It is possible that some of the… …

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  • 7 Code: Breaker — Code:Breaker Cover of the first volume コード: ブレイカー (Kōdo:Bureikā) Genre Action, School Life, Supernatural, Comedy …

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  • 8 List of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles supporting characters — Table of appearances=A table of characters showing their appearances in the nine major incarnations of the TMNT franchise. Ace Duck Ace Duck is a fictional character from the original franchise.Toy LineHis action figure was released in 1989, part …

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  • 9 Onidere — オニデレ Genre Comedy, Romance Manga Written by Crystal na Yōsuke Published by …

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  • 10 river — river1 riverless, adj. riverlike, adj. /riv euhr/, n. 1. a natural stream of water of fairly large size flowing in a definite course or channel or series of diverging and converging channels. 2. a similar stream of something other than water: a… …

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  • 11 United Kingdom — a kingdom in NW Europe, consisting of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: formerly comprising Great Britain and Ireland 1801 1922. 58,610,182; 94,242 sq. mi. (244,100 sq. km). Cap.: London. Abbr.: U.K. Official name, United Kingdom of Great… …

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  • 12 Cause — • Cause, as the correlative of effect, is understood as being that which in any way gives existence to, or contributes towards the existence of, any thing; which produces a result; to which the origin of any thing is to be ascribed Catholic… …

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  • 13 Atavism — • Duchesne introduced the word to designate those cases in which species revert spontaneously to what are presumably long lost characters Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Atavism     Atavism …

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  • 14 cat, domestic — ▪ mammal Introduction also called  house cat,   (species Felis catus), domesticated member of the family Felidae, order Carnivora. Like all felids, domestic cats, the smallest members of the family, are characterized by supple, low slung bodies,… …

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  • 15 List of Red vs. Blue characters — This is a list of characters in the Rooster Teeth series Red vs. Blue. Contents 1 Red Team 1.1 Sarge 1.2 Simmons 1.3 Grif 1.4 …

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  • 16 Singlish — Spoken in Singapore Language family Creole Singlish Language codes ISO 639 3 …

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  • 17 Italy — • In ancient times Italy had several other names: it was called Saturnia, in honour of Saturn; Enotria, wine producing land; Ausonia, land of the Ausonians; Hesperia, land to the west (of Greece); Tyrrhenia, etc. The name Italy, which seems to… …

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  • 18 Brainiac 5 — Superherobox| caption= Cover to Legion of Super Heroes #1 (2005). Art by Barry Kitson character name= Brainiac 5 real name= Querl Dox publisher=DC Comics debut= Action Comics # 276 (May 1961) revamp: Teen Titans/Legion Special (2005) creators=… …

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  • 19 List of Disgaea characters — This article contains information on characters from the video strategy/role playing games Disgaea: Hour of Darkness and Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories for the PlayStation 2 video game console, and Disgaea 3: Absence of Justice for the PlayStation 3… …

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  • 20 Criticism of Islam — For criticism of Islamic extremism, see Criticism of Islamism. For fear of or prejudice against Islam, rather than simple criticism, see Islamophobia …

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