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repackage

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verb re·pack·age \(ˌ)rē-ˈpa-kij\

Simple Definition of repackage

  • : to put (something) into a new package

  • : to present (something) to the public in a new or more attractive way

Full Definition of repackage

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to package again or anew; specifically :  to put into a more efficient or attractive form

re·pack·ag·er noun

Examples of repackage

  1. Large pieces of meat are cut and repackaged at the butcher's shop.

  2. repackage newspaper comic strips as books

  3. TV studios repackage real-life dramas as entertainment.



1899

First Known Use of repackage

1899

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