- Inflections of 'revise' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
- v 3rd person singular
- v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
- v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
- v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
re•vise /rɪˈvaɪz/USA pronunciation
v. [~ + object], -vised, -vis•ing. WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
- to change or alter, esp. after thinking about (something):revised her opinion of him when she saw his work.
- to change or alter something written to make corrections, improve, etc.:to revise a manuscript.
(ri vīz′),USA pronunciation v., -vised, -vis•ing, n. v.t.
- to amend or alter:to revise one's opinion.
- to alter something already written or printed, in order to make corrections, improve, or update:to revise a manuscript.
- British Termsto review (previously studied materials) in preparation for an examination.
re•vis′a•ble, re•vis′i•ble, adj.
re•vis′er, re•vi′sor, n.
- an act of revising.
- a revised form of something;
- Printinga proof sheet taken after alterations have been made, for further examination or correction.
- Latin revīsere to look back at, revisit, frequentative of revidēre to see again; see review
- 1.See corresponding entry in Unabridged change;
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revise /rɪˈvaɪz/ vb
- (transitive) to change, alter, or amend: to revise one's opinion
- Brit to reread (a subject or notes on it) so as to memorize it, esp in preparation for an examination
- (transitive) to prepare a new version or edition of (a previously printed work)
Etymology: 16th Century: from Latin revīsere to look back at, from re- + vīsere to inspect, from vidēre to see; see review, visitreˈvisal n reˈviser n
- the act, process, or result of revising; revision
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