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restart

verb re·start \(ˌ)rē-ˈstärt\

: to make (something) start again after it has stopped

: to start again after stopping

Full Definition of RESTART

transitive verb
1
:  to start anew
2
:  to resume (as an activity) after interruption
intransitive verb
:  to resume operation
re·start \ˈrē-ˌstärt, (ˌ)re-ˈ\ noun
re·start·able \-ˈstär-tə-bəl\ adjective

Examples of RESTART

  1. They plan to restart negotiations next week.
  2. The tournament will restart tomorrow.

First Known Use of RESTART

1749

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