PARAPHRASE

verb. to express the connotation of a text or statement in varied terms, frequently for the sake of brevity or clarity.

PARAPHRASE: "The professor's tendency to paraphrase was appreciated by students, but not always by his co-workers."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PARAPHRASE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/paraphrase/ (accessed October 16, 2019).
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