- to put into other words: to reword a contract.
- to repeat.
Origin of reword
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Related Words for re-wordtranscribe, rephrase, recap, rehash, reproduce, deliver, interpret, reword, convert, render, put, turn, decipher, edit, rework, summarize, recapitulate, restate, disambiguate, reiterate
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Historical Examples of re-word
Bring me to the test, And I the matter will re-word, which madness Would gamble from.The Great Mogul
Answers should seldom be repeated by the teacher, unless it is desirable to re-word them for purposes of emphasis.Ontario Normal School Manuals: Science of Education
Ontario Ministry of Education
- (tr) to alter the wording of; express differently
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Word Origin and History for re-word
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