a person or thing that reverts.
a future interest in property that rests in a grantor.
noun, plural reveries. 1. reverie. noun 1. a state of dreamy meditation or fanciful musing: lost in reverie. 2. a daydream. 3. a fantastic, visionary, or impractical idea: reveries that will never come to fruition. 4. Music. an instrumental composition of a vague and dreamy character. noun (pl) -eries 1. an act or state of […]
verb (used with object) 1. to vest (a person) again, as with ownership or office; reinvest; reinstate. 2. to vest (powers, office, etc.) again. verb (used without object) 3. to become vested again in a person; go back again to a former owner. verb 1. (often foll by in) to restore (former power, authority, status, […]
verb (used with object), revetted, revetting. 1. to face, as an embankment, with masonry or other material. verb -vets, -vetting, -vetted 1. to face (a wall or embankment) with stones
noun 1. a facing of masonry or the like, especially for protecting an embankment. 2. an ornamental facing, as on a common masonry wall, of marble, face brick, tiles, etc. noun 1. a facing of stones, sandbags, etc, to protect a wall, embankment, or earthworks 2. another name for retaining wall