verb (used with object), re·wrote, re·writ·ten, re·writ·ing.
Related formsre·writ·er, noun
Examples from the Web for rewritten
The constitution was rewritten retrospectively in an attempt to put the concession beyond legal challenge.China’s Nicaragua Canal Could Spark a New Central America Revolution|Nina Lakhani|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His first demand was that the country's official constitution be rewritten to prohibit extradition.Pablo Escobar’s Private Prison Is Now Run by Monks for Senior Citizens|Jeff Campagna|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was also Meg in the first season of Family Guy, until the character was rewritten.
Correction: The previous sentence was rewritten after original publish for clarity.
When his literary ancestors attempted to conquer La-La Land, they were rebuffed, rewritten, or humiliated.‘The Counselor’ & How Cormac McCarthy Beat the Hollywood Curse|Andrew Romano|October 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She had blotted the page of her old life that night and it never would be rewritten.The House Under the Sea|Sir Max Pemberton
The first page was rewritten and only then did the symphony receive the title: Sinfonia eroica.The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume II (of 3)|Alexander Wheelock Thayer
Mozart had crossed out whole passages, and rewritten them with the remark, "I should have done this so."Life Of Mozart, Vol. 2 (of 3)|Otto Jahn
A more hopeless bit of composition I have seldom read, and four times it was rewritten as I built it into shape.The Story of an Untold Love|Paul Leicester Ford
The pamphlet was rewritten and enlarged, and a third edition of 1818 gives a full exposition of his theory.The English Utilitarians, Volume II (of 3)|Leslie Stephen