verb \(ˌ)rē-ˈlüm\

Definition of RELUME

transitive verb
:  to light or light up again :  rekindle

Origin of RELUME

irregular from Late Latin reluminare, from Latin re- + luminare to light up — more at illuminate
First Known Use: 1604


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