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re·think

 (rē-thĭngk′)
tr. & intr.v. re·thought (-thôt′), re·think·ing, re·thinks
To reconsider (something) or to involve oneself in reconsideration.

re′think′ n.
re·think′er n.

rethink

vb, -thinks, -thinking or -thought
to think about (something) again, esp with a view to changing one's tactics or opinions
n
the act or an instance of thinking again

re•think

(riˈθɪŋk)

v.t., v.i. -thought, -think•ing.
to reconsider, esp. profoundly.
[1690–1700]

rethink


Past participle: rethought
Gerund: rethinking

Imperative
rethink
rethink
Present
I rethink
you rethink
he/she/it rethinks
we rethink
you rethink
they rethink
Preterite
I rethought
you rethought
he/she/it rethought
we rethought
you rethought
they rethought
Present Continuous
I am rethinking
you are rethinking
he/she/it is rethinking
we are rethinking
you are rethinking
they are rethinking
Present Perfect
I have rethought
you have rethought
he/she/it has rethought
we have rethought
you have rethought
they have rethought
Past Continuous
I was rethinking
you were rethinking
he/she/it was rethinking
we were rethinking
you were rethinking
they were rethinking
Past Perfect
I had rethought
you had rethought
he/she/it had rethought
we had rethought
you had rethought
they had rethought
Future
I will rethink
you will rethink
he/she/it will rethink
we will rethink
you will rethink
they will rethink
Future Perfect
I will have rethought
you will have rethought
he/she/it will have rethought
we will have rethought
you will have rethought
they will have rethought
Future Continuous
I will be rethinking
you will be rethinking
he/she/it will be rethinking
we will be rethinking
you will be rethinking
they will be rethinking
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been rethinking
you have been rethinking
he/she/it has been rethinking
we have been rethinking
you have been rethinking
they have been rethinking
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been rethinking
you will have been rethinking
he/she/it will have been rethinking
we will have been rethinking
you will have been rethinking
they will have been rethinking
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been rethinking
you had been rethinking
he/she/it had been rethinking
we had been rethinking
you had been rethinking
they had been rethinking
Conditional
I would rethink
you would rethink
he/she/it would rethink
we would rethink
you would rethink
they would rethink
Past Conditional
I would have rethought
you would have rethought
he/she/it would have rethought
we would have rethought
you would have rethought
they would have rethought
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rethink - thinking again about a choice previously maderethink - thinking again about a choice previously made; "he had second thoughts about his purchase"
change of mind, flip-flop, turnabout, turnaround, reversal - a decision to reverse an earlier decision
Verb1.rethink - change one's mind; "He rethought his decision to take a vacation"
backpedal - modify one's opinion, make it less strong
about-face - change one's mind and assume the opposite viewpoint
think, believe, conceive, consider - judge or regard; look upon; judge; "I think he is very smart"; "I believe her to be very smart"; "I think that he is her boyfriend"; "The racist conceives such people to be inferior"

rethink

verb
To consider again, especially with the possibility of change:
Translations

rethink

[ˈriːˈθɪŋk] (rethought (vb: pt, pp))
A. N to have a rethinkvolver a pensarlo
B. VTreconsiderar

rethink

[ˌriːˈθɪŋk] vt [+ strategy, policy, plan, attitude, approach] → repenser

rethink

vb: pret, ptp <rethought>
n (inf)Überdenken nt; we’ll have to have a rethinkwir müssen das noch einmal überdenken

rethink

[ˌriːˈθɪŋk] vtripensare
References in classic literature ?
Now she was identified with him and rethought his thoughts with complete self-surrender; now, with a sudden cleavage of spirit, she turned upon him and denounced him for his cruelty.
Among Merrifield's examples of "companies that have escaped the 'how' trap and rethought their way to standout status" are Amazon.