Restate \Re*state"\ (r?*st?t"), v. t. To state anew. --Palfrey. [1913 Webster]

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  • restate — UK US /ˌriːˈsteɪt/ verb [T] ► ACCOUNTING, FINANCE if a company restates its results, it calculates them again and announces a new amount for its profits, sales, etc.: »The company will have to restate earnings , converting reported profits to… …   Financial and business terms

  • restate — I verb construe, copy, duplicate, echo, elucidate, explain, go over, go over the same ground, iterate, paraphrase, parrot, plagiarize, reaffirm, reassert, recapitulate, recite, recount, rehash, reiterate, repeat, rephrase, restate, retell, review …   Law dictionary

  • restate — 1713, from RE (Cf. re ) + STATE (Cf. state). Related: Restated; restating …   Etymology dictionary

  • restate — [rē stāt′] vt. restated, restating to state again, esp. in a different way restatement n …   English World dictionary

  • restate — [[t]ri͟ːste͟ɪt[/t]] restates, restating, restated VERB If you restate something, you say it again in words or writing, usually in a slightly different way. [FORMAL] [V n] He continued throughout to restate his opposition to violence... [V n] The… …   English dictionary

  • restate — UK [ˌriːˈsteɪt] / US [ˌrɪˈsteɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms restate : present tense I/you/we/they restate he/she/it restates present participle restating past tense restated past participle restated to say or write something again or using… …   English dictionary

  • restate — transitive verb Date: circa 1713 to state again or in another way …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • restate — restatement, n. /ree stayt /, v.t., restated, restating. to state again or in a new way. [1705 15; RE + STATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • restate — verb a) to state again b) to state differently; to rephrase Syn: rephrase, reword …   Wiktionary

  • restate — Synonyms and related words: battologize, fill, give an encore, go over, go through, iterate, pad, paraphrase, practice, reaffirm, reassert, recapitulate, recite, recount, rehash, rehearse, reissue, reiterate, rephrase, reprint, resume, retail,… …   Moby Thesaurus