Definition of 'revise'
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These will then align with the revised figures reported to HMRC on the corporation tax return. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It is a safe bet that it will be revised upwards again. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We need to revise our ideas about the relationships between the two concepts. The Politics of Redress - crime, punishment and penal abolition (1989)It sold so well that there was a revised edition. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He revised his opinion when the party took to sea. King Edward VIII - The Official Biography (1990)Growth forecasts may have to be revised again. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The school said in the documentary that it had since revised its policy about speakers. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But maybe people who saw us here will revise that opinion. The Sun (2007)He will be spared the embarrassment of having to present upwardly revised borrowing forecasts and lower growth projections. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Those who ridiculed that comment as the bitter parting shot of an ageing former employee are revising their opinion now. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The revised figures did something else. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Some economists expect the figure to be revised up, though only by a few percentage points. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The low point was revising for exams again, but it was satisfying to pass them. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What about the revising chamber: would laws not be scrutinised any more? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Before that triumph, the dramatist had nervously revised the play again and again. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Still, what is the electric dream about if not revising your thinking and changing your habits? Times, Sunday Times (2016)A revised edition is coming out shortly. Times, Sunday Times (2011)While that had led the company to change its position somewhat, the workers had voted to reject the revised offer. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Only last week the airline averted what would have been the first strike by its pilots in its history after a revised pay offer was accepted. Times, Sunday Times (2011)GARDENING is set to be included in a revised national curriculum that will also require that schoolchildren be taught to cook. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The drive against political correctness includes plans to revise the curriculum for primary and secondary pupils to correct a perceived bias towards left-wing thinking. Times, Sunday Times (2013)More detailed GDP data will be released next week when the headline figure could be revised. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The figure was accompanied by an upwardly revised 5.4 per cent increase in November. Times, Sunday Times (2006)For angry parents, lobbying the education secretary to revise the national curriculum or look again at the right ages for national testing might be reasonable. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The big motor manufacturers are likely to use the figures and revised forecasts to increase pressure on the Government to give targeted help to the industry. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'revise'
British English: revise /rɪˈvaɪz/ VERB
If you revise something, you alter it in order to make it better or more accurate.
I have revised my opinion of him.
- American English: revise
- Arabic: يُراجِعُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: revisar
- Chinese: 修订
- Croatian: promijeniti
- Czech: přepracovat
- Danish: revidere
- Dutch: herzien
- European Spanish: revisar
- Finnish: muuttaa suunnitella uudelleen
- French: réviser corriger
- German: revidieren
- Greek: αναθεωρώ
- Italian: rivedere
- Japanese: 修正する
- Korean: 수정하다
- Norwegian: revidere
- Polish: przeglądnąć
- European Portuguese: rever
- Romanian: a revizui
- Russian: пересматривать
- Spanish: revisar
- Swedish: repetera
- Thai: ทบทวน
- Turkish: gözden geçirmek yeniden
- Ukrainian: переглядати
- Vietnamese: sửa lại
Definition of revise from the Collins English Dictionary
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