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tr. & intr.v. re·thought (-thôt′), re·think·ing, re·thinks
To reconsider (something) or to involve oneself in reconsideration.
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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
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v.t., v.i. -thought, -think•ing.
to reconsider, esp. profoundly.
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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
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rethink[ˈriːˈθɪŋk] (rethought (vb: pt, pp))
A. N to have a rethink → volver a pensarlo
B. VT → reconsiderar
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
rethink[ˌriːˈθɪŋk] vt [+ strategy, policy, plan, attitude, approach] → repenser
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
rethinkvb: pret, ptp <rethought>
vt → überdenken
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
rethink[ˌriːˈθɪŋk] vt → ripensare
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