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Definition of rework verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

rework

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrk//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they rework
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrk//
 
he / she / it reworks
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːks//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrks//
 
past simple reworked
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrkt//
 
past participle reworked
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrkt//
 
-ing form reworking
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːkɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrkɪŋ//
 
 
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rework something to make changes to something in order to improve it or make it more suitable We’re constantly reworking our old songs. She kept reworking this area of the painting.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: rework