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tr. & intr.v. re·thought (-thôt′), re·think·ing, re·thinks
To reconsider (something) or to involve oneself in reconsideration.
vb, -thinks, -thinking or -thought
to think about (something) again, esp with a view to changing one's tactics or opinions
the act or an instance of thinking again
v.t., v.i. -thought, -think•ing.
to reconsider, esp. profoundly.
Past participle: rethought
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|Noun||1.||rethink - thinking again about a choice previously made; "he had second thoughts about his purchase"|
|Verb||1.||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