Express (an idea or question) in an alternative way, especially for the purpose of clarification: rephrase the statement so that it is clear
More example sentences
- Aunt Patty asked, rephrasing the question slightly.
- Twenty years on, scholars are rephrasing Darnton's initial question, ‘what is the history of books?’
- Fayd asked, rephrasing his question carefully.
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