restate

[ree-steyt]

verb (used with object), re·stat·ed, re·stat·ing.

to state again or in a new way.

Nearby words

  1. rest stop,
  2. rest-cure,
  3. rest-home,
  4. restage,
  5. restart,
  6. restatement,
  7. restaurant,
  8. restaurant car,
  9. restaurateur,
  10. rested

Origin of restate

First recorded in 1705–15; re- + state

Related formsre·state·ment, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for restate

restate

verb

(tr) to state or affirm again or in a new way
Derived Formsrestatement, noun

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Word Origin and History for restate

restate

v.

also re-state, 1713, from re- + state (v.). Related: Restated; restating.

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