verb re·think \(ˌ)rē-ˈthiŋk\

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


Full Definition of RETHINK

transitive verb
:  to think about again :  reconsider
intransitive verb
:  to engage in reconsideration
re·think \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.

First Known Use of RETHINK



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