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reword

[ree-wurd] /riˈwɜrd/
verb (used with object)
1.
to put into other words:
to reword a contract.
2.
to repeat.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; re- + word
Related forms
unreworded, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for re-word

reword

/riːˈwɜːd/
verb
1.
(transitive) to alter the wording of; express differently
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Word Origin and History for re-word

reword

v.

"to express in other words," c.1600, from re- "back, again" + word (v.). Related: Reworded; rewording.

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