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rethink

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verb re·think \(ˌ)rē-ˈthiŋk\

Simple Definition of rethink

  • : to think carefully about (someone or something) again especially in order to change a choice or decision

Full Definition of rethink

re·thoughtplay \-ˈthȯt\re·think·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to think about again :  reconsider

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to engage in reconsideration

re·think play \ˈrē-ˌthiŋk, -ˈthiŋk\ noun
re·think·er noun

Examples of rethink

  1. You had better rethink your decision.

  2. The government is rethinking its policy.

  3. He took a moment to rethink.



1656

First Known Use of rethink

1656



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