from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To write again, especially in a different or improved form; revise.
- transitive v. To put (material submitted to a newspaper or magazine) in a form suitable for publishing.
- transitive v. Computer Science To save (a usually altered file) over its most recent version in the same storage location.
- intransitive v. To make revisions in written material.
- n. The act or an instance of rewriting.
- n. Something rewritten.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The act of writing again or anew.
- n. Something that has been written again.
- v. To write again, differently (to modify).
- v. To write again (without changing).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To write again.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To write a second time.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. write differently; alter the writing of
- n. something that has been written again
- v. rewrite so as to make fit to suit a new or different purpose
re- + write (Wiktionary)