Definition of reinterpret in English:

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Pronunciation: /riːɪnˈtəːprɪt/

verb (reinterprets, reinterpreting, reinterpreted)

[with object]
Interpret (something) in a new or different light: excavated market buildings have now more plausibly been reinterpreted as temples Picasso had simplified and reinterpreted the human form
More example sentences
  • Old information is reinterpreted and integrated in light of startling new evidence.
  • Throughout the day I have given him a series of ways in which he can reinterpret the experience differently to his initial assumptions.
  • Every artist, in the process, reinterprets the same symbols for a new generation; this is what I do in my books.

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