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EtymologyEdit

re- +‎ vie

VerbEdit

revie (third-person singular simple present revies, present participle revying, simple past and past participle revied)

  1. (obsolete) To vie with, or rival, in return.
  2. (obsolete) To exceed an adversary's wager in a card game.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?)
  3. (obsolete) To make a retort; to bandy words.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for revie in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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