restate

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verb re·state \(ˌ)rē-ˈstāt\

Definition of restate

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to state again or in another way

Examples of restate in a sentence

  1. She needs to restate her arguments.

  2. <though I couldn't remember the exact words he used, I restated his message as accurately as I could>

Circa 1713

First Known Use of restate

circa 1713


RESTATE Defined for English Language Learners

restate

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verb re·state \(ˌ)rē-ˈstāt\

Definition of restate for English Language Learners

  • : to say (something) again or in a different way especially to make the meaning clearer



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