revise

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Plain form
revise

Third-person singular
revises

Past tense
revised

Past participle
revised

Present participle
revising

  1. When someone revises a book, a writing or something they said, it means they change it (edit it) so that it says something a little different from what it said before.
    He revised the book to have information from this year in it.
    She revised what she said so that she was not saying something bad about him.
  2. (transitive & intransitive) (UK) If someone revises, they study something again to prepare for a test.
    I can't go out 'cause I have to revise for my A-levels.

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