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reinterpreting

[ in-tur-prit ]SEE DEFINITION OF reinterpreting

Synonyms for reinterpreting

  • critical
  • debunking
  • demystifying
  • demythifying
  • hermeneutical
  • revisionist
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They are bent on reinterpreting the dogmas in the light of modern science and criticism.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Old French interpreter (13c.) and directly from Latin interpretari "explain, expound, understand," from interpres "agent, translator," from inter- (see inter-) + second element of uncertain origin, perhaps related to Sanskrit prath- "to spread abroad," PIE *per- (5) "to traffic in, sell" (see pornography). Related: Interpreted; interpreting.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR REINTERPRETING

deconstructionist

adjectiveexposing a text's multiple meanings
  • critical
  • debunking
  • demystifying
  • demythifying
  • hermeneutical
  • reinterpreting
  • revisionist
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