Simple Definition of reinvest
: to use (the profits of an investment) to buy more investments
: to use (money that a business has earned) to improve the business
: to spend money, time, energy, etc., to make improvements to something valuable
Full Definition of reinvest
1 : to invest again or anew
2 a : to invest (as income from investments) in additional securities b : to invest (as earnings) in a business rather than distribute as dividends or profits
Examples of reinvest
Many investors reinvest their dividends.
Before you reinvest, consider your options carefully.
The company reinvests a portion of its profits in new products.
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Rhymes with reinvest
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