- verb to go back or come back to an earlier state
- To return to a former condition or state.
- To return to a former version of a document. For example, to revert to the latest saved version.
Information & Library Science
- verb to return to an earlier state or system
- verb to go back to the previous state or owner
- verb to return to a former state, often one perceived as inferior or less desirable
- verb to become once again the property of the former owner or his or her heirs