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part of speech: verb
inflections: revises, revising, revised
definition 1: to change or make different.
We had to revise our plans because of the weather.
alter, change, modify
similar words:
amend, correct, edit, overhaul
definition 2: to correct or edit so as to improve.
I revised my paper before turning it in.
similar words:
correct, edit, update
derivations: revisable (revisible) (adj.), revisability (n.), reviser (revisor) (n.)
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The word revise contains the following parts:
re- Latin prefix that means again; back or back again
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The prefix re- occurs in verbs that are Latin loanwords, where it can mean "again" (revise ) or "back again" (reflect ). It also attaches to English verbs (replay, rewind) with both meanings. Any verb can be prefixed by "re- " to indicate that an action is repeated. No hyphen is necessary unless the word formed is identical to an existing word (re-sign the document, but resign from a job).
vid, vis, -vise Latin root that means see