Definition of reinterpretation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌriːɪnˌtɜːprɪˈteɪʃn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːɪnˌtɜːrprɪˈteɪʃn//
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  1. 1the act of interpreting something in a new or different way a radical reinterpretation of the existing text by the Supreme Court
  2. 2a new way in which somebody chooses to perform a piece of music, a role in a play, etc. his reinterpretation of Hamlet