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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…
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