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restart

play
verb re·start \(ˌ)rē-ˈstärt\

Simple Definition of restart

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

  • : to start again after stopping

Full Definition of restart

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to start anew

  3. 2 :  to resume (as an activity) after interruption

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to resume operation

re·start play \ˈrē-ˌstärt, (ˌ)re-ˈ\ noun
re·start·able play \-ˈstär-tə-bəl\ adjective

Examples of restart

  1. They plan to restart negotiations next week.

  2. The tournament will restart tomorrow.



1749

First Known Use of restart

1749



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