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rewrite

verb [T] uk   us   /ˌriːˈraɪt/ (rewrote, rewritten)
B2 to write something such as a book or speech again, in order to improve it or change it because new information is available
rewrite
noun [C]
The producer says the last scene in the play needs a rewrite.
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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