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reinvent

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verb re·in·vent \ˌrē-ən-ˈvent\

Simple Definition of reinvent

  • : to make major changes or improvements to (something)

  • : to present (something) in a different or new way

Full Definition of reinvent

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to make as if for the first time something already invented <reinvent the wheel>

  3. 2 :  to remake or redo completely

  4. 3 :  to bring into use again

re·in·ven·tion play \-ˈven(t)-shən\ noun

Examples of reinvent

  1. The candidate promised to reinvent Social Security.

  2. chefs who reinvent regional favorites using exotic ingredients



1686

First Known Use of reinvent

1686



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