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verb (used with object), re·stat·ed, re·stat·ing.
  1. to state again or in a new way.
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Origin of restate

First recorded in 1705–15; re- + state
Related formsre·state·ment, noun
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Related Words for restating

rehash, summarize, reiterate, renew, echo, transcribe, render, recapitulate, rephrase, reword, translate, recite, imitate, relate, iterate, chime, redo, recur, reform, rehearse

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British Dictionary definitions for restating


  1. (tr) to state or affirm again or in a new way
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Derived Formsrestatement, noun
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Word Origin and History for restating



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

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