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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Changing a particular word or phrase.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used with object), : He rephrased the statement to give it less formality
  • I was trying to give Brand the benefit of the doubt... but watching it back, you're totally right, 'rephrasing' is much more accurate!
  • Bruce hayden: Your reflexive "rephrasing" isn't a whole lot better than the content of your original comment; only more obscurant.
  • In most cases it is a simple matter of rephrasing. for more
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