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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of rework.

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Examples

  • Niall Larkin reworks the Emperor's New Clothes to explain what's wrong with Facebook.

    January 2008

  • Blahnik has steadfastly refused to bow to trends and says that he often reworks old designs to make them "new again."

    Manolo Blahnik: Feet First

  • Schoultz reworks the same images over and over, in the same manner that tags are repeated again and again on the street.

    ArtScene: Current California Exhibitions You Should See

  • Based on a Philip K Dick story, the film reworks A Matter of Life and Death with elements of It's a Wonderful Life and shares techniques and themes with Christopher Nolan's Inception.

    The Adjustment Bureau - review

  • Rapper Nas reworks the vocals on AC/DC's "Back in Black" and Chris Cornell channels Robert Plant on "Whole Lotta Love," which became one of the songs Mr. Davis's team used to interest other musicians to join the project.

    Bringing Back the Classics

  • Each of those stories also reworks one of the team's adventures from the 1960s.

    Teen Titans

  • The book's strongest chapter, "Manufacturing the Goods Life," reworks the German sociologist Max Weber's famous argument that Calvinist theology gave rise to capitalism by compelling men to think of prosperity as proof of their election.

    Blame It on Calvin & Luther

  • The White House and congressional Democrats are working on a plan to jump-start passage of a stalled highway bill as the administration reworks part of its strategy for responding to high unemployment.

    Roads Bill Gets Another Look

  • Southwest reworks its route schedule nine times a year, but over and over the Dallas-Kansas City evening flight got dealt a bad hand.

    The One Airport to Avoid Is ...

  • Simmons reworks the "Bhagavad Gita" as if Arjuna and Lord Krishna were two guys from his neighborhood in Hollis, Queens.

    Review of "Super Rich," a self-help book by hip-hop promoter Russell Simmons

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