re·​emerge | \ (ˌ)rē-i-ˈmərj How to pronounce reemerge (audio) \
variants: or re-emerge
reemerged or re-emerged; reemerging or re-emerging

Definition of reemerge

intransitive verb

: to emerge again hibernating animals reemerging after the winter … old habits and patterns reemerge— Arthur Schlesinger Jr. After a somewhat quiet year … , he reemerged onstage to uproarious applause this weekend in Chicago …— Brooke Marine … inadequately immunized populations and urbanization set the stage for the disease to reemerge.— Clem Spalding

Other Words from reemerge

reemergence \ (ˌ)rē-​i-​ˈmər-​jən(t)s How to pronounce reemerge (audio) \ or re-emergence noun, plural reemergences or re-emergences
the reemergence of childhood memories her reemergence as the team's star player a reemergence of the disease Over the course of the past couple of years, 90s fashion has seen a reemergence. — Emma Dieter

First Known Use of reemerge

1775, in the meaning defined above

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“Reemerge.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of reemerge

: to come out of something you have entered
: to be seen or known again


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