re-examine


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Wikipedia.

re·ex·am·ine

also re-ex·am·ine (rē′ĭg-zăm′ĭn)
tr.v. re·ex·am·ined, re·ex·am·in·ing, re·ex·am·ines also re-ex·am·ined or re-ex·am·in·ing or re-ex·am·ines
1. To examine again or anew; review.
2. Chiefly British To question (a witness) in redirect examination.

re′ex·am′i·na′tion n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

re-examine

(ˌriːɪɡˈzæmɪn)
vb (tr)
1. to examine again
2. (Law) law to examine (one's own witness) again upon matters arising out of his cross-examination
ˌre-exˈaminable adj
ˌre-exˌamiˈnation n
ˌre-exˈaminer n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

re-examine


Past participle: re-examined
Gerund: re-examining

Imperative
re-examine
re-examine
Present
I re-examine
you re-examine
he/she/it re-examines
we re-examine
you re-examine
they re-examine
Preterite
I re-examined
you re-examined
he/she/it re-examined
we re-examined
you re-examined
they re-examined
Present Continuous
I am re-examining
you are re-examining
he/she/it is re-examining
we are re-examining
you are re-examining
they are re-examining
Present Perfect
I have re-examined
you have re-examined
he/she/it has re-examined
we have re-examined
you have re-examined
they have re-examined
Past Continuous
I was re-examining
you were re-examining
he/she/it was re-examining
we were re-examining
you were re-examining
they were re-examining
Past Perfect
I had re-examined
you had re-examined
he/she/it had re-examined
we had re-examined
you had re-examined
they had re-examined
Future
I will re-examine
you will re-examine
he/she/it will re-examine
we will re-examine
you will re-examine
they will re-examine
Future Perfect
I will have re-examined
you will have re-examined
he/she/it will have re-examined
we will have re-examined
you will have re-examined
they will have re-examined
Future Continuous
I will be re-examining
you will be re-examining
he/she/it will be re-examining
we will be re-examining
you will be re-examining
they will be re-examining
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been re-examining
you have been re-examining
he/she/it has been re-examining
we have been re-examining
you have been re-examining
they have been re-examining
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been re-examining
you will have been re-examining
he/she/it will have been re-examining
we will have been re-examining
you will have been re-examining
they will have been re-examining
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been re-examining
you had been re-examining
he/she/it had been re-examining
we had been re-examining
you had been re-examining
they had been re-examining
Conditional
I would re-examine
you would re-examine
he/she/it would re-examine
we would re-examine
you would re-examine
they would re-examine
Past Conditional
I would have re-examined
you would have re-examined
he/she/it would have re-examined
we would have re-examined
you would have re-examined
they would have re-examined
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.re-examine - question after cross-examination by opposing counsel; "re-examine one's witness"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
probe, examine - question or examine thoroughly and closely
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

re-examine

verb reconsider, review, take a fresh look at, re-analyse, re-appraise, work over again They will also have to re-examine their expectations.
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
Translations

re-examine

[ˈriːɪgˈzæmɪn] VT [+ facts, evidence] → reexaminar, repasar (Jur) [+ witness] → volver a interrogar
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

re-examine

[ˌriːɪgˈzæmɪn] reexamine (US) vt (= reassess) [+ ideas, beliefs, attitudes] → reconsidérer
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

re-examine

vtüberprüfen, erneut or nochmals prüfen; rolenochmals genau ansehen; (Jur) witnesserneut or nochmals vernehmen
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

re-examine

[ˌriːɪgˈzæmɪn] vt (person, proposal, evidence) → riesaminare; (witness) → interrogare di nuovo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
Nigeria is to re-examine the closure of its embassy in Colombo, Daily Trust reported.
ISLAMABAD -- Former Senate chairman Mian Raza Rabbani on Wednesday said that the decision to re-examine the rules of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) is merely an eyewash and won't serve any purpose in making the institution more professional.
HYDERABAD -- The Hyderabad circuit bench of the Sindh High Court on Friday ordered formation of a committee to re-examine all direct outlets emanating from Rohri Canal and directed Sindh chief secretary to ensure deployment of Rangers at the canal's tail-end areas.
KARACHI -- Sindh Health Department has re-constituted a seven-member committee to re-examine the nurses' issue and find reasonable solution to the existing situation.
CAIRO: The family of Zaki Mubarak, the Palestinian who died in Turkish custody, filed an official request on Thursday with the Egyptian attorney general to re-examine his body and determine the cause of death.
Summary: New Delhi (India), Mar 30 (ANI) A committee formed by the Army to re-examine the operation conducted by late Major Akshay Girish has decided that the officer should be awarded Mention in Despatches only which was given to him originally after his action in Nagrota terror attack in November 2016.
He added that the NCC must re-examine its internal mechanisms to ensure society is not plagued with disinformation.
It's time has to re-examine relations with the extreme right-wing parties in Europe, if they have removed all Jew-haters from their ranks and are working to preserve the national identity of the peoples of Europe.
He said the company had commenced strategic plans and initiatives to re-examine its business model.
Pakatan Harapan chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today his incoming administration will re-examine the necessity of the Anti-Fake News Act, one of the last pieces of legislation passed by the defeated Barisan Nasional.
However, the cabinet turned down the proposal with a directive to the FBR to re-examine and submit the proposal again at the time of budget announcement for its inclusion in the Finance Bill.