Definitions and translations for "converse"

Definition of converse

Pronunciation
Noun
1. A proposition obtained by conversion.
Adjective
2. Of words so related that one reverses the relation denoted by the other.
`parental' and `filial' are converse terms.
3. Turned about in order or relation.
Transposed letters.
Verb
4. Carry on a conversation.
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English - English - converse

Pronunciation
n. something opposite, something which is the reverse of something else
v. talk, discuss
adj. opposite, contrary

English - Spanish - converse

Pronunciation
s. antítesis, contrario, opuesto, recíproca, reverso
v. conversar, confabular, departir, hablar, parlar, platicar
adj. opuesto

English - French - converse

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n. inversion
v. parler, converser
adj. inverse

English - German - converse

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n. Gegenteil, Umkehrung, Gegensatz
v. sprechen
adj. umgekehrt, gegensätzlich

English - Indonesian - converse

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n. percakapan, pergaulan, kebalikan
v. berbicara, bercakap-cakap, ngobrol, bergaul
a. berlawanan: yg berlawanan

English - Italian - converse

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s. l'opposto, il contrario
v. conversare, discorrere
agg. opposto, inverso

English - Polish - converse

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n. rozmowa, obcowanie, odwrotność
a. odwrotny
v. rozmawiać

English - Portuguese - converse

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s. o oposto, o inverso
v. conversar
adj. inverso, oposto

English - Romanian - converse

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v. discuta, sta de vorbă, conversa
n. opus, contrar, teoremă reciprocă
a. opus, contrar, invers

English - Russian - converse

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с. разговор, беседа, общение, обратное положение
г. разговаривать, беседовать, поддерживать отношения, общаться
прил. обратный, перевернутый

English - Turkish - converse

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f. sohbet etmek, söyleşmek
i. evirtim, akis
s. ters, zıt, karşıt

English - Ukrainian - converse

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n. розмова, спілкування
v. розмовляти, спілкуватися
a. зворотний, протилежний, обернений

French - English - converse

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adj. lay, not clerical; not a member of the ordained clergy; not professional, not a member of a certain profession

English - Dutch - converse

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zn. tegendeel
ww. spreken; een gesprek houden
bn. omgekeerde

English - Greek - converse

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ουσ. αντίστροφο, ομιλία, αντίστροφος, αντίθετο
ρήμ. συνδιαλέγομαι, συνομιλώ
επίθ. αντίστροφος

English - Arabic - converse

Pronunciation
‏مضاد، معكوس، شىء مقلوب‏
‏تحدث، تحدث مع، ناقش‏
‏مخالف، مضاد، ضد‏

English - Chinese - converse

Pronunciation
(名) 谈话; 交谈#逆, 相反的事物; 反题, 反转语
(动) 交谈, 谈话
(形) 相反的, 逆的, 颠倒的

English - Chinese - converse

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(名) 談話; 交談#逆, 相反的事物; 反題, 反轉語
(動) 交談, 談話
(形) 相反的, 逆的, 顛倒的

English - Hindi - converse

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v. बातचीत करना
a. विपरीत, उलटा

English - Japanese - converse

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(動) 会話する, 談話する, 懇談する
(形) 逆の, 反対の
(名) 逆; 反対命題

English - Korean - converse

Pronunciation
명. 반대, 역
동. 함께 이야기하다, 토의하다
형. 뒤바뀐

English - Vietnamese - converse

Pronunciation
n. nói chuyện, trò chuyện, đàm thoại, chuyện vản
v. nói chuyện, trò chuyện
a. trái, ngược, nghịch
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Dictionary Extension
Synonyms for converse
1. opposite: antithesis, reverse, inverse, corollary, transformation
2. contrary: opposite, transposed, reversed, corollary, inverse
3. discourse: colloquy, visit, discussion, talk, chin
4. talk with: speak, chat, discuss, parley
Verb forms for converse
Present participle: conversing
Present: converse (3.person: converses)
Past: conversed
Future: will converse
Present conditional: would converse
Present Perfect: have conversed (3.person: has conversed)
Past Perfect: had conversed
Future Perfect: will have conversed
Past conditional: would have conversed