Definitions for reviserɪˈvaɪz

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. revision, revisal, revise, rescript(verb)

    the act of rewriting something

  2. revise(verb)

    make revisions in

    "revise a thesis"

  3. retool, revise(verb)

    revise or reorganize, especially for the purpose of updating and improving

    "We must retool the town's economy"

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  1. revise(Noun)

    A review or a revision.

  2. revise(Noun)

    A second proof sheet; a proof sheet taken after the first or a subsequent correction.

  3. revise(Verb)

    To look at again, to reflect on

  4. revise(Verb)

    To review, alter and amend, especially of written material

    This statute should be revised.

  5. revise(Verb)

    To look over again (something previously written or learned), especially in preparation for an examination

    I should be revising for my exam in a few days.

  6. Origin: From & réviser or revisare, from re- + visare ‘examine’, frequentative of videre ‘see’.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Revise(verb)

    to look at again for the detection of errors; to reexamine; to review; to look over with care for correction; as, to revise a writing; to revise a translation

  2. Revise(verb)

    to compare (a proof) with a previous proof of the same matter, and mark again such errors as have not been corrected in the type

  3. Revise(verb)

    to review, alter, and amend; as, to revise statutes; to revise an agreement; to revise a dictionary

  4. Revise(noun)

    a review; a revision

  5. Revise(noun)

    a second proof sheet; a proof sheet taken after the first or a subsequent correction

  6. Origin: [F. reviser, fr. L. revidere, revisum, to see again; pref. re- re- + videre, visum, to see. See Review, View.]

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    Rank popularity for the word 'revise' in Verbs Frequency: #1013

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