revise

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revise(
rih
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vayz
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to alter)
a. modificar
The existing legislation needs to be revised to take into account developments in technology.Hay que modificar la legislación vigente para tomar en cuenta los avances tecnológicos.
b. ajustar
The company's expected losses have been revised upward to $8 million.Ajustaron al alza las pérdidas esperadas de la empresa a una cifra de $8 millones.
c. cambiar
The way she treated that poor man caused me to revise my opinion of her.La forma en que trató a ese pobre hombre hizo que cambiara mi opinión de ella.
2. (to update)
a. revisar
This new edition of the dictionary has been extensively revised and updated.Esta nueva edición del diccionario ha sido exhaustivamente revisada y actualizada.
b. corregir
After consulting with colleagues, she revised her draft proposal.Tras consultar con sus colegas, corrigió su borrador de propuesta.
3. (to reread) (United Kingdom)
a. repasar
I have hundreds of pages of notes to revise before Monday.Tengo que repasar cientos de páginas de apuntes para el lunes.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
4. (to reread previous work) (United Kingdom)
a. repasar
She had to spend the weekend revising while her friends were out enjoying themselves.Ella tuvo que pasar el fin de semana repasando mientras sus amigos salieron a divertirse.
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revise
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (text, law)
a. revisar
to revise one's opinion of somebodycambiar de opinión sobre alguien
2. (for exam; subject, notes) (United Kingdom)
a. repasar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
3. (for exam) (United Kingdom)
a. repasar
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revise [rɪˈvaɪz]
transitive verb
1 (alter) [+estimate, figures] corregir; [+offer] reconsiderar; [+schedule] ajustar
to revise one's opinion of sb cambiar de opinión sobre algn; to revise sth upward(s) ajustar or revisar algo al alza
2 (amend, update) [+text, dictionary] revisar; [+proofs] corregir
3 (Britain) (Educ) [+subject, notes] repasar
intransitive verb
(Britain) (for exams) repasar
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