Definition of revise :
1. A review; a revision.
2. A second proof sheet; a proof sheet taken after the first or a subsequent correction.
3. To compare ( a proof) with a previous proof of the same matter, and mark again such errors as have not been corrected in the type.
4. To look at again for the detection of errors; to reexamine; to review; to look over with care for correction; as, to revise a writing; to revise a translation.
5. To review, alter, and amend; as, to revise statutes; to revise an agreement; to revise a dictionary.
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correct (part of speech: verb)
- We have many women abundantly endowed with capabilities to understand and revise what men have thus far written. - "The Woman's Bible Part I. Comments on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. Part II. Comments on the Old and New Testaments from Joshua to Revelation.", Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
- Therefore a convention of delegates from all the states was called together at Philadelphia in 1787 to revise the Articles of Confederation. - "Community Civics and Rural Life", Arthur W. Dunn.
- He was advised to visit Persia and there revise his work and also complete his version in Arabic, almost finished. - "Life of Henry Martyn, Missionary to India and Persia, 1781 to 1812", Sarah J. Rhea.