rebegin

verb re·be·gin \ (ˌ)rē-bi-ˈgin , -bē- \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of rebegin

rebegan play \(ˌ)rē-bi-ˈgan, -bē-\; rebegun play \(ˌ)rē-bi-ˈgən, -bē-\; rebeginning; rebegins
transitive + intransitive
: to begin again or anew
  • He rebegan his speech.
  • The fighting has rebegun.

rebeginning

noun, plural rebeginnings
    • The story of that rebeginning is the subject of Ross Miller's "American Apocalypse: The Great Fire and the Myth of Chicago."
    • —Nicolaus Mills

First Known Use of rebegin

1598

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