rephrase(redirected from rephrases)
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tr.v. re·phrased, re·phras·ing, re·phras·es
To phrase again, especially to state in a new, clearer, or different way.
(tr) to phrase again, esp so as to express more clearly
v.t. -phrased, -phras•ing.
to phrase again, esp. in a different manner.
Past participle: rephrased
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|Verb||1.||rephrase - express the same message in different words|
ingeminate, iterate, reiterate, repeat, restate, retell - to say, state, or perform again; "She kept reiterating her request"
translate - express, as in simple and less technical language; "Can you translate the instructions in this manual for a layman?"; "Is there a need to translate the psychiatrist's remarks?"