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rethink

verb [I or T]     /ˌriːˈθɪŋk/ (rethought)
C1 to think again about a plan , idea , or system in order to change or improve it: Her family's disapproval made her rethink her plans . [+ question word] The European Commission is having to rethink how it can maintain farmers ' incomes while cutting costs and excess production .Thinking and contemplatingChanging your mind rethink     /ˈriː.θɪŋk/ noun [S] This new information means we should have a rethink.Thinking and contemplating
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