...revert to you as soon as possible.

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Tan Elaine

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I will revert to you as soon as possible.

Is "revert to you" the correct phrase to mean "get back to you"?

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No. Use get back.
 

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In my previous job, older members of staff occasionally wrote "Please revert [to me] as soon as possible". I always assumed it was just a very old-fashioned usage and I don't think I've seen it for about 20 years. I recommend that you avoid it. As GS said, use "get back", or use "reply".
 

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This dictionary lists the usage as being Indian English.
 

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I have read it in letters in Indian English where they want someone to reply.
 

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I see this all the time. Use "reply," unless you want the reader to think you are Indian. (Not that there's anything wrong with that.)
 
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