reword meaning, reword definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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reword  

  ( rewords    3rd person present)   ( rewording    present participle)   ( reworded    past tense & past participle  ) When you reword something that is spoken or written, you try to express it in a way that is more accurate, more acceptable, or more easily understood.      verb   (=rephrase)  
All right, I'll reword my question...      V n  
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reword  

  
express differently, paraphrase, put another way, put in other words, recast, rephrase  

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rework, reward, record, rewound

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