rewriter

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n rewriter someone who puts text into appropriate form for publication
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Idioms

Rewrite history - If you rewrite history, you change your version of past events so as to make yourself look better than you would if the truth was told.
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Usage

In literature:

I do not deny that a certain school of scientists is trying to rewrite all history and all Ethics and Jurisprudence.
"Moral Principles and Medical Practice" by Charles Coppens
When the backwoodsman from Southern Illinois read this document he was compelled to lay aside his other duties and practically rewrite it.
"The Southerner" by Thomas Dixon
He always assumed that his readers knew the books, and that it was thus unnecessary to rewrite them.
"The Antichrist" by F. W. Nietzsche
You must rewrite it, leaving out your name, and send it.
"The Price" by Francis Lynde
His style when he rewrites the trials is more vigorous, and his narrative more interesting.
"George Borrow and His Circle" by Clement King Shorter
A rewrite of Jackson's manuscript journal, with some sections quoted verbatim.
"John Baptist Jackson" by Jacob Kainen
At first Mr. Burnand or Mr. Arthur a Beckett would rewrite the paragraphs; and Leigh's delight when they were printed was sad to see.
"The History of "Punch"" by M. H. Spielmann
After dinner, writing materials were brought out, and Brick was called upon to rewrite the two letters.
"The Camp in the Snow" by William Murray Graydon
I know all these details of his story, because it fell to me to rewrite it.
"The Escape of Mr. Trimm" by Irvin S. Cobb
Then he would rewrite it, look at it, repeat it.
"Children's Literature" by Charles Madison Curry
Very likely the girls did not see the REWRITE.
"Beatrice Leigh at College" by Julia Augusta Schwartz
You must stay and rewrite the last act.
"Charles Frohman: Manager and Man" by Isaac Frederick Marcosson and Daniel Frohman
Then we can rewrite the facts when we go home and make a good story of it.
"Girl Scouts in the Adirondacks" by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
So I rewrite it here.
"Penguin Persons & Peppermints" by Walter Prichard Eaton
Every author who starts to rewrite a piece of work knows how impossible it becomes to use any of the first-written pages again.
"The Will to Believe" by William James
The curves of your lips rewrite history.
"The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde
A little altering and rewriting may make it a marketable article.
"The Daughters of a Genius" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
We will rewrite this part Monday night.
"Jap Herron" by Emily Grant Hutchings
Write and rewrite, and spare no pains.
"My First Book:" by Various
But I have no time to rewrite.
"The Philosophy of the Weather" by Thomas Belden Butler
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In poetry:

But let me vow the vow again -
The vow I know by heart -
And, here and now, with hasty pen,
Stab to some vital part.
And, mocked by his departing laugh,
Rewrite his oft-writ epitaph.
"The Corpse That Won't Lie Still" by C J Dennis

In news:

The Ohio Ballot Board must rewrite ballot issue on redistricting.
But what Marshall is doing also threatens to rewrite Chicago's receiving history.
How the outcome of Mehanna's trial could rewrite the line between speech and crime.
For the past year, I've been rewriting sales messages sent to me by readers of my weekly newsletter.
Justices did, however, rewrite their rules to make appeals easier.
A revolutionary discovery is rewriting the history of underwear: Some 600 years ago, women wore bras.
The DC Council approved an alcohol regulations rewrite yesterday that would allow the District's liquor stores to stay open on Sunday.
ROSWELL — Walker continued to rewrite its record book Friday, remaining undefeated with a 54-7 trouncing of Fellowship Christian in a Region 6A (B) road game.
What has been known as Asperger's disorder will become part of the "autism spectrum disorder" in a major rewrite of the American Psychiatric Association's diagnostic manual , coming out this spring.
Utah playwright Matthew Ivan Bennett finds his way through the rewrites.
Maximizing academic outcomes, flexibility should be top priorities in rewriting school aid law.
Spartan commitment Damion Terry rewrites record book .
Seferian-Jenkins rewriting record book for Huskies.
Hakeem Nicks could rewrite NY Giants single-season record book .
Rewrite the First Amendment.
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In science:

Usually, one has to define one rewrite rule per constructor in the signature at ha nd.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
Parameterised algebraic datatypes are well-understood in the context of algebraic speci fication a nd rewriting.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
In the definition of needs to be lifted to TP; similarly for the rewrite rule in ( I I ).
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
In fact, typechanging strategies are not standard in rewriting.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
In standard rewriting, as a consequence of a fixed normalisat ion strategy, rewrite rules are necessarily type-preserving.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
Base cases: Subject reduction for rewrite rules is implied by basic properties of many-sorted uni fication and substitution.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
The type system strictly separates many-sorted strategies (such as rewrite rules) and generic strategies (such as applications of 2(·)).
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
We would like to construct generic strategies from rewrite rules.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
Base cases: UOT for rewrite rules is implied by UOT for terms.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
However, the above rewrite rules and the pattern variables would have to be generically typed.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
The types of rewrite rules in S ′ γ are required to be many-sorted.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
The rewriting framework ELAN supports many-sorted rewriting strategies.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
One prime candidate is the ρ-calculus [CK99] which provides an abstract and very general formal model for rewriting including strategies.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
Dynamic typing was already discussed in the previous section on rewriting.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
The idea of generic traversal combinators is already present in previous work on strategic rewriting, however, only in untyped settings.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
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