rebroadcast

verb
re·​broad·​cast | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈbrȯd-ˌkast How to pronounce rebroadcast (audio) \
rebroadcast; rebroadcasting

Definition of rebroadcast

transitive verb

1 : to broadcast again (a radio or television program being simultaneously received from another source)
2 : to repeat (a broadcast) at a later time

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Other Words from rebroadcast

rebroadcast noun

Examples of rebroadcast in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web It was also broadcast live and will rebroadcast five times on SiriusXM's E Street Radio (currently free on the SiriusXM app). Maureen Lee Lenker, EW.com, "Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi deliver classic tunes during 'Jersey 4 Jersey' benefit concert," 23 Apr. 2020 What to watch MLB At 7 p.m. ET, ESPN will rebroadcast Cal Ripken Jr.'s record-breaking 2,131st consecutive game as the Baltimore Orioles hosted the Los Angeles Angels on Sept. 6, 1995. Steve Gardner, USA TODAY, "Day 27 without sports ⚾: Who is the face of each American League franchise?," 7 Apr. 2020 At the time, the streaming service was known for rebroadcasting network hits online. Ryan Faughnder, Los Angeles Times, "He helped build Hulu. Now Jason Kilar must lead WarnerMedia into the streaming era," 1 Apr. 2020 Stonebriar Community Church will rebroadcast a past service on its website Sunday. Brandi Addison, Dallas News, "What’s closed, postponed or canceled in Frisco because of coronavirus, and other updates," 18 Mar. 2020 Sunday worship, music and prayer will be live streamed at 9 a.m. and rebroadcasted at 11:11 a.m. on the church’s Facebook page. Indianapolis Star, "Coronavirus Indiana updates: Indiana reports 3 new cases of COVID-19, bringing total to 15," 14 Mar. 2020 The event will be televised on Tempe cable channel 11 and rebroadcast several times. Paulina Pineda, azcentral, "Mark your calendars: Tempe City Council and mayoral forum is Friday," 9 Dec. 2019 The event will be televised on Tempe cable channel 11 and rebroadcast several times. Paulina Pineda, azcentral, "Mark your calendars: Tempe City Council and mayoral forum is Friday," 9 Dec. 2019 The event will be televised on Tempe cable channel 11 and rebroadcast several times. Paulina Pineda, azcentral, "Mark your calendars: Tempe City Council and mayoral forum is Friday," 9 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of rebroadcast

1923, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of rebroadcast was in 1923

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4 May 2020

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“Rebroadcast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rebroadcast. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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