What is the opposite of restatement?

5 antonyms found



[ ɹ_ɪ_s_t_ˈeɪ_t_m_ə_n_t], [ ɹɪstˈe͡ɪtmənt], [ ɹɪstˈe‍ɪtmənt]

Antonyms for Restatement:


Usage examples of Restatement:

  1. Such language seemed to Washington, Adams, and their party to signify that the time was coming when they must fight for national existence; but to the opposition it seemed no more than a restatement of time- hallowed American principles of government, necessary to save liberty from a reactionary faction. "The Wars Between England and America", T. C. Smith.
  2. The Master Key A Study in World- Problems $ 1. 35. A fearless, clearly- reasoned restatement of the terms of the Christian Gospel and its relation to the travail through which the world is passing. "Modern Religious Cults and Movements", Gaius Glenn Atkins.
  3. It is a custom of good writers to make the conclusion of the paragraph a restatement or counterpart or application of the opening. "How to Speak and Write Correctly", Joseph Devlin.

Rhymes for Restatement:

  1. statement;
  2. abatement, misstatement;
  3. reinstatement;

Quotes for Restatement:

  1. Sometimes the first duty of intelligent men is the restatement of the obvious. George Orwell.
  2. We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men. George Orwell.
  3. Every science is a profane restatement of the preceding dogmas of the religious period. Francis Parker Yockey.