I. transitive verb Date: 15th century to visit again ; return to <
revisit the old neighborhood
; also to consider or take up again <
reluctant to revisit past disputes
II. noun Date: 1623 a second or subsequent visit

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  • revisit — re|vis|it [ˌri:ˈvısıt] v [T] 1.) written to return to a place you once knew well ▪ Ten years later, I revisited the school to find out what had changed. 2.) formal to consider or discuss something again ▪ We need to revisit this proposal as soon… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • revisit — [[t]ri͟ːvɪ̱zɪt[/t]] revisits, revisiting, revisited VERB If you revisit a place, you return there for a visit after you have been away for a long time, often after the place has changed a lot. [V n] In the summer, when we returned to Canada, we… …   English dictionary

  • revisit — verb (T) 1 to return to a place you once knew well: They revisited the town where he grew up. 2 to come back to in order to discuss again: OK, so we need to revisit this proposal as soon as the budget position is clearer. 3 revisited an event,… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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