revise has definitions from the field of writing
1
[ verb ] (writing) make revisions in

Examples

"revise a thesis"

Used in print

(The Oregonian...)

The council revised , in an effort to strengthen , the denomination 's 16 basic beliefs adopted in 1966 .

2
[ verb ] revise or reorganize, esp. for the purpose of updating and improving

Synonyms

retool

Examples

"We must retool the town's economy"

Used in print

(Grants-in-Aid and Other Financial Assistance...)

Recognizing the limitations of such a program , the 78_th_Congress in 1943 passed P._L. 113 , which broadened the concept of rehabilitation to include the provision of physical restoration services to remove or reduce disabilities , and which revised the financing structure .

Related terms

reorganize revision

3
[ noun ] (writing) the act of rewriting something

Related terms

rewriting

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