transitive verb Date: circa 1611 to interpret again; specifically to give a new or different interpretation to • reinterpretation noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • reinterpret — ► VERB (reinterpreted, reinterpreting) ▪ interpret in a new or different light. DERIVATIVES reinterpretation noun …   English terms dictionary

  • reinterpret — [rē΄in tʉr′prət] vt. to interpret again; specif., to give a new explanation or exposition of reinterpretation n …   English World dictionary

  • reinterpret — verb To interpret again. If you look at it that way, you can reinterpret all the old evidence so that it supports the new theory …   Wiktionary

  • reinterpret — verb Reinterpret is used with these nouns as the object: ↑tradition …   Collocations dictionary

  • reinterpret — v. * * * …   Universalium

  • reinterpret — rɪːɪn tÉœrprɪt / tɜːp v. explain again, clarify the meaning of something again, elucidate again …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reinterpret — verb (reinterprets, reinterpreting, reinterpreted) interpret in a new or different light. Derivatives reinterpretation noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • reinterpret — re·interpret …   English syllables

  • reinterpret — re in•ter′pret v …   From formal English to slang

  • reinterpret — /riɪnˈtɜprət/ (say reein terpruht) verb (t) to give a new or different interpretation of. –reinterpretation, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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