role reversal


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role reversal

the act of assuming the role of another person to appreciate how the person feels, perceives, and behaves in relation to himself or herself and to others.
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Following the panel, Switch Pitch will host their role reversal Demo Day Event.
SLIGO'S Mark Breheny is hoping for a role reversal as they face Roscommon for the first time in five years.
However, a total role reversal occurs when the put-upon widower, who's been taunted for weeks by a group of youths, walks into his cafe to see a hooded figure who's broken in and is helping himself to the contents of the till.
ROLE REVERSAL AT ITS BEST Now I get fashion tips from an eleven year old, Who, a short time ago, in my arms did hold, My Friday baby she became, Since then life has never been the same, We have taken her with us on many a trip, From her, we get just love, no lip, Always a pleasure to us, she has been, To be with us fuddy duddies, she is still keen.
SIMON Cowell indulged in a spot of role reversal as he relaxed with his pregnant girlfriend on a beach in Barbados yesterday.
Here realism is a different thread and some characters are given a role reversal and you learn to revel in her creations.
A bit of role reversal at Navan after Ruby Walsh celebrated his fourth winner STOP THIS UNEVEN CONTEST ?
It was a role reversal from last week but it probably hindered us more than helped as we had too much time on the ball and made wrong decisions.
So it turns out it's actually a role reversal for TV viewers, where we're the ones who have to cope with the ordeal of watching cars whizz by for hours on end while the sports stars simply go out for a long drive.
Of course, the role reversal in Roman times was mostly superficial: the banquet was usually prepared by the slaves themselves, along with their masters' dinners.
The role reversal taps into a rich vein of humour and the screenwriters clearly had fun plundering the conventions of the genre, peppering the script with pop culture references, wry one-liners and visual gags.
Sometimes the circle involves a total role reversal.