transitive + intransitive
: to buy (something) again
- Instead, realize that the amount of space taken up by those "just in case" items far outweighs the inconvenience of having to rebuy or borrow a few things that might be discarded in error.
- —Vicki Winterton
- I'm working with the pawnshop industry and law enforcement to develop a solution for victims of theft. They should not have to suffer the additional indignity of having to rebuy their belongings.
- —John Becker
: to purchase additional chips after a poker game or tournament has already begun
- … you now know that it is correct to rebuy when you are out of chips, but a costly mistake to rebuy when you have plenty of chips.
- —Mason Malmuth
… I have learned that the only good time to do a rebuy is at the very outset of the [poker] tournament.
—Jack O. Mormon