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synonyms for paraphrasing

  • clone
  • impersonation
  • impression
  • mimicry
  • parody
  • reflection
  • replica
  • reproduction
  • Xerox
  • apery
  • copy
  • counterfeit
  • counterpart
  • ditto
  • dupe
  • duplicate
  • duplication
  • ersatz
  • fake
  • forgery
  • image
  • likeness
  • match
  • mime
  • mimesis
  • mockery
  • parallel
  • phony
  • picture
  • resemblance
  • ringer
  • semblance
  • sham
  • simulacrum
  • takeoff
  • transcription
  • travesty
  • aping
  • carbon copy
  • counterfeiting
  • echoing
  • matching
  • mirroring
  • paralleling
  • parroting
  • patterning
  • representing
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antonyms for paraphrasing

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  • original
  • difference
  • opposite
  • reality
  • seriousness
  • solemnity
  • reverse
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How to use paraphrasing in a sentence

In such general explanations as are unavoidable we shall content ourselves with paraphrasing M. Maspero.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
Paraphrasing the copy-book, suppressed desires will arise, though all the world o'erwhelm them, to men's eyes.
ALL ABOUT COFFEEWILLIAM H. UKERS
Of Cephus it might be said, paraphrasing the lines about little dog Rover, that when he was saved he was saved all over.
SUNDRY ACCOUNTSIRVIN S. COBB
Oscar was always fond of loosely quoting or paraphrasing in conversation the purple passages from contemporary writers.
OSCAR WILDE, VOLUME 1 (OF 2)FRANK HARRIS
It would be hopeless to attempt, by any paraphrasing whatever, to improve upon the freshness and vivacity of the author.
DESIDERIUS ERASMUS OF ROTTERDAMEPHRAIM EMERTON
Paraphrasing Ruskin, one may say of Hardy that in place of studying the old masters he has studied what the old masters studied.
THE BIBLIOTAPHLEON H. VINCENT
Now, by paraphrasing, could you read the second paragraph of that telegram into the record?
WARREN COMMISSION (5 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. V (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
And I can formulate my own conception of the work of habit building in education no better than by paraphrasing Klesmer's epigram.
CRAFTSMANSHIP IN TEACHINGWILLIAM CHANDLER BAGLEY
From this point of view we may, paraphrasing Matthew Arnold, define religion as motivated ethics.
APPLIED EUGENICSPAUL POPENOE AND ROSWELL HILL JOHNSON
This paraphrasing of his favorite ditty was, of course, perpetrated by "Jack."
CROSSING THE PLAINS, DAYS OF '57WILLIAM AUDLEY MAXWELL
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