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retool

retool

verb re·tool \(ˌ)rē-ˈtül\

: to change or replace the tools or machines in (a factory, workshop, etc.)

: to make changes to (something) in order to improve it

Full Definition of RETOOL

transitive verb
1
:  to reequip with tools
2
3
:  revise, modify
intransitive verb
:  to make especially minor changes or improvements <retool for the future>

Examples of RETOOL

  1. The factory has been retooled.
  2. The company is retooling its sales strategies.
  3. The company is retooling for the future.

First Known Use of RETOOL

1927

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