Definition of eversive in English:

eversive

adjective

rare
  • That tends or is intended to overthrow something.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Daniel Featley (1582–1645), Church of England clergyman and religious controversialist. From classical Latin ēvers-, past participial stem of ēvertere evert + -ive.

Pronunciation

eversive

/ɪˈvəːsɪv/