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revamp

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verb re·vamp \(ˌ)rē-ˈvamp\

Simple Definition of revamp

  • : to make (something) better or like new again

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of revamp

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  remake, revise

  3. 2 :  renovate, reconstruct

revamp play \ˈrē-ˌ, ri-ˈ\ noun

Examples of revamp in a sentence

  1. The company has revamped the design of its best-selling car.

  2. <the automaker is revamping a number of its cars in an effort to make them more appealing to younger consumers>



1850

First Known Use of revamp

1850



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