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

 

reword

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrd//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they reword
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrd//
 
he / she / it rewords
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːdz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrdz//
 
past simple reworded
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːdɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrdɪd//
 
past participle reworded
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːdɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrdɪd//
 
-ing form rewording
BrE BrE//ˌriːˈwɜːdɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːˈwɜːrdɪŋ//
 
 
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reword something to write something again using different words in order to make it clearer or more acceptable
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: reword