Origin of revise
OTHER WORDS FROM revisere·vis·a·ble, re·vis·i·ble, adjectivere·vis·a·bil·i·ty [ri-vahy-zuh-bil-i-tee], /rɪˌvaɪ zəˈbɪl ɪ ti/, nounre·vis·er, re·vi·sor, nounpre·re·vise, verb (used with object), pre·re·vised, pre·re·vis·ing.
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH reviseredact, revise
How to use revise in a sentence
As to the hand of a reviser or revisers in the book, we see no difficulty in allowing for such.The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Joshua|William Garden Blaikie
These episodic passages also, Schcking supposes, may have been added by the same reviser who added the Return.Beowulf|R. W. Chambers
The lively description of the journey and the suit of Eliezer is the work of the reviser of the two original texts.
Both the author of the Ephraimitic text and the reviser were well acquainted with the life and customs of Egypt.
The two narratives are interpolated each into the other, and the additions of the reviser are more prominent than elsewhere.