rewrite Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “rewrite” - Learner’s Dictionary

rewrite

verb [T]
 
 
/ˌriːˈraɪt/ ( past tense rewrote, past participle rewritten)
B2 to write something again in order to improve it: I had to rewrite my essay.Editing and compilingCorrecting and mendingPublishing
Translations of “rewrite”
in Arabic يُعيد الكِتابة…
in Korean 다시쓰다…
in Malaysian menulis kembali…
in French récrire…
in Turkish yeniden yazmak…
in Italian riscrivere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重寫, 改寫, 修改…
in Russian переписывать…
in Polish przerobić, przeredagować…
in Vietnamese viết lại…
in Spanish reescribir…
in Portuguese reescrever…
in Thai เขียนใหม่…
in German neu schreiben…
in Catalan reescriure…
in Japanese ~を書き直す, 書き改める…
in Indonesian menulis kembali…
in Chinese (Simplified) 重写, 改写, 修改…
(Definition of rewrite from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

golden

made of gold

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More