In an inverted position, the card symbolizes difficulties, intrigues, duplicity, betrayal. TEN Wands in an inverted position may indicate a meeting with the traitor of your interests, their destroyer. It can symbolize destruction in all its diversity. In metaphysical terms, a map means the inability of thoughts, ideas to express themselves.
In its extreme manifestations, this is a situation of an incomprehensible genius; it is a thought expressed untimely, either too early or too late.
A practically inverted TEN OF Wands always bears in itself certain losses: what to do – Saturn requires sacrifices.