verb (used with or without object), rewound or (Rare) rewinded; rewinding.
to wind again.
to wind back to or toward the beginning; reverse.
an act or instance of rewinding.
a function of a tape recorder or tape deck that causes the tape to wind backward.
a push button or other control for reversing or reeling, as on a tape player.
a camera control or mechanism used to wind film back into a film cassette.
verb (riːˈwaɪnd) -winds, -winding, -wound
(transitive) to wind back, esp a film or tape onto the original reel
noun (ˈriːˌwaɪnd; riːˈwaɪnd)
the act of rewinding
verb (used with object), wrapped or wrapt, wrapping. 1. to enclose in something wound or folded about (often followed by up): She wrapped her head in a scarf. 2. to enclose and make fast (an article, bundle, etc.) within a covering of paper or the like (often followed by up): He wrapped the package up […]
verb (used with object), rewrote, rewritten, rewriting. 1. to write in a different form or manner; revise: to rewrite the entire book. 2. to write again. 3. to write (news submitted by a reporter) for inclusion in a newspaper. noun 4. the news story rewritten. 5. something written in a different form or manner; revision: […]
noun, plural rewritemen. 1. a newspaper employee who writes articles from available information or who reworks the copy written by reporters.
[ree-rahyt-pur-suh n] /ˈri raɪtˌpɜr sən/ noun 1. rewriteman.