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Noun: rewriting  ree'rI-ting
  1. Editing that involves writing something again
    - revising
Verb: rewrite (rewrote,rewritten)  'ree,rIt
  1. Write differently; alter the writing of
    "The student rewrote his thesis"
  2. Write again from the beginning; significantly change
    "rewrite the rules"

Derived forms: rewritings

Type of: compose, editing, indite [archaic], pen, redaction, write

Encyclopedia: Rewriting