re·​vi·​so·​ry ri-ˈvī-zə-rē How to pronounce revisory (audio)
: having the power or purpose to revise
a revisory committee
a revisory function

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1841, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of revisory was circa 1841

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Cite this Entry

“Revisory.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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