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Definition of "reinterpretation" [reinterpretation]

  • The condition of being reinterpreted (noun)
  • A new interpretation (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "reinterpretation" in a sentence
  • "Keichû's work marked an important, but not necessarily original, critique of the universalist assumptions of what is often termed Neo-Confucianism; that is, the reinterpretation of Confucianism that took form in the work of Zhu Xi and other Song period scholars, which was the most influential form of intellectual practice in seventeenth century Japan."
  • "E. Recami (1978) tried to avoid the idea that tachyons could move backwards in time by introducing the so-called reinterpretation principle according to which all negative energy tachyons should be interpreted as if they have positive energy and move forward in time."
  • "That is not the case with The Lizards, they have their own unique style, and Archeology should more properly be described as a reinterpretation of the music."