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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Edited; Worded in a different way.

Usage examples (38)
  • Verb (used with object) : to rewrite the entire book
  • And he never rewrote a word, as one editor did to my horror.
  • So Ireland experienced an economic boom after it "rewrote" tax policies and "changed" tax rates.
  • And GGM has famously remarked that Rabassa did not translate but instead "rewrote" the book and in so doing, improved upon the original. for more
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