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re

noun \ ˈrā \

Definition of re

: the second note of the major scale in solfège

Examples of re in a Sentence

  1. do, re, mi, fa, sol, la, ti

Origin and Etymology of re

Medieval Latin, from the syllable sung to this note in a medieval hymn to St. John the Baptist


2

re

preposition \ ˈrā , ˈrē \

Definition of re

: with regard to : in re

Origin and Etymology of re

Latin, ablative of res thing — more at real


Re

symbol

Definition of Re

rhenium

Other Chemical Engineering Terms


re-

prefix

Definition of re-

1 : again : anew
  • retell
2 : back : backward
  • recall
  • reabsorption
  • reaccelerate
  • reaccept
  • reaccession
  • reacclimatize
  • reaccredit
  • reaccreditation
  • reacquaint
  • reacquire
  • reacquisition
  • reactivate
  • reactivation
  • readdress
  • readmission
  • readmit
  • readopt
  • reaffirm
  • reaffirmation
  • reaffix
  • reallocate
  • reallocation
  • reanalysis
  • reanalyze
  • reanimate
  • reanimation
  • reannex
  • reannexation
  • reappear
  • reappearance
  • reapplication
  • reapply
  • reappoint
  • reappointment
  • reappraisal
  • reappraise
  • reappropriate
  • reapprove
  • reargue
  • reargument
  • rearousal
  • rearouse
  • rearrest
  • rearticulate
  • reascend
  • reascent
  • reassemblage
  • reassemble
  • reassembly
  • reassert
  • reassertion
  • reassign
  • reassignment
  • reassume
  • reattach
  • reattachment
  • reattain
  • reattempt
  • reattribute
  • reattribution
  • reauthorization
  • reauthorize
  • reawaken
  • rebait
  • rebalance
  • rebaptism
  • rebaptize
  • rebegin
  • rebid
  • rebind
  • reblend
  • rebloom
  • reboard
  • reboil
  • rebook
  • rebore
  • rebottle
  • rebreed
  • reburial
  • rebury
  • rebuy
  • recalculate
  • recalculation
  • recalibrate
  • recalibration
  • recategorize
  • recentralization
  • recentrifuge
  • recertification
  • recertify
  • rechallenge
  • rechannel
  • recharter
  • recheck
  • rechoreograph
  • rechristen
  • re–Christianize
  • rechromatograph
  • rechromatography
  • recirculate
  • recirculation
  • reclad
  • reclassification
  • reclassify
  • reclothe
  • recock
  • recodification
  • recodify
  • recolonization
  • recolonize
  • recolor
  • recommence
  • recommencement
  • recommission
  • recompilation
  • recompile
  • recomputation
  • recompute
  • reconceive
  • reconcentrate
  • reconcentration
  • reconception
  • reconceptualization
  • reconceptualize
  • recondense
  • reconfiguration
  • reconfigure
  • reconnect
  • reconnection
  • reconquer
  • reconquest
  • reconsecrate
  • reconsecration
  • reconsolidate
  • recontact
  • recontaminate
  • recontamination
  • recontour
  • reconversion
  • reconvert
  • reconvict
  • reconviction
  • reconvince
  • recopy
  • recork
  • recross
  • recultivate
  • rededicate
  • rededication
  • redefect
  • redeliver
  • redelivery
  • redeposit
  • redetermination
  • redetermine
  • redigestion
  • rediscover
  • rediscovery
  • rediscuss
  • redisplay
  • redispose
  • redisposition
  • redissolve
  • redistill
  • redistillation
  • redivide
  • redivision
  • redon
  • redraft
  • redraw
  • redream
  • redrill
  • redub
  • reeligibility
  • reeligible
  • reemerge
  • reemergence
  • reemission
  • reemit
  • reemphasis
  • reemphasize
  • reemploy
  • reemployment
  • reencounter
  • reendow
  • reenergize
  • reengage
  • reengagement
  • reengrave
  • reenlist
  • reenlistment
  • reenroll
  • reenthrone
  • reenvision
  • reequip
  • reequipment
  • reerect
  • reescalate
  • reescalation
  • reestablish
  • reestablishment
  • reestimate
  • reevaluate
  • reevaluation
  • reexamination
  • reexamine
  • reexperience
  • reexplore
  • reexport
  • reexportation
  • reexpose
  • reexposure
  • reexpress
  • reface
  • refeed
  • refeel
  • refight
  • refile
  • refind
  • refire
  • refix
  • refloat
  • refold
  • reforge
  • reformat
  • reformulate
  • reformulation
  • refortification
  • refortify
  • refound
  • refoundation
  • reframe
  • refreeze
  • refry
  • regain
  • regather
  • regear
  • regild
  • regive
  • reglaze
  • regrade
  • regraft
  • regrant
  • regreen
  • regrind
  • regroom
  • regroove
  • rehandle
  • rehang
  • reharmonize
  • reheat
  • rehinge
  • rehire
  • rehospitalization
  • rehospitalize
  • rehumanize
  • reidentify
  • reignite
  • reignition
  • reimage
  • reimmerse
  • reimplant
  • reimplantation
  • reimport
  • reimportation
  • reimpose
  • reimposition
  • reincorporate
  • reincorporation
  • reindict
  • reindictment
  • reinfestation
  • reinflate
  • reinflation
  • reinhabit
  • reinject
  • reinjection
  • reinjure
  • reinjury
  • reink
  • reinnervate
  • reinnervation
  • reinoculate
  • reinoculation
  • reinsert
  • reinsertion
  • reinspect
  • reinspection
  • reinspire
  • reinstall
  • reinstallation
  • reinstitute
  • reinstitutionalization
  • reinter
  • reinterment
  • reinterview
  • reintroduce
  • reintroduction
  • reinvade
  • reinvasion
  • reinvestigate
  • reinvestigation
  • reinvigorate
  • reinvigoration
  • reinvigorator
  • rejacket
  • rejudge
  • rejuggle
  • rekey
  • rekeyboard
  • rekindle
  • reknit
  • relabel
  • relacquer
  • relandscape
  • relaunch
  • relearn
  • relegitimize
  • relend
  • relicense
  • relicensure
  • relight
  • relink
  • reliquefy
  • relisten
  • reload
  • reloadable
  • relock
  • relook
  • relubricate
  • relubrication
  • remarket
  • remarriage
  • remarry
  • remate
  • rematerialize
  • remeasure
  • remeasurement
  • remeet
  • remelt
  • remerge
  • remigration
  • remilitarization
  • remilitarize
  • remobilization
  • remobilize
  • remoisten
  • remold
  • remonetization
  • remonetize
  • remotivate
  • remotivation
  • remythologize
  • renail
  • rename
  • renationalization
  • renationalize
  • renest
  • renumber
  • reobserve
  • reoccupation
  • reoccupy
  • reoil
  • reoperate
  • reoperation
  • reorchestrate
  • reorchestration
  • reorient
  • reorientate
  • reorientation
  • reoutfit
  • reoxidation
  • reoxidize
  • reoxygenate
  • reoxygenation
  • repack
  • repaint
  • repark
  • repatch
  • repattern
  • repave
  • repeg
  • repeople
  • rephotograph
  • rephrase
  • replan
  • replaster
  • replate
  • repledge
  • replot
  • replumb
  • repolish
  • repoll
  • repopularize
  • repopulate
  • repopulation
  • repot
  • repressurize
  • reprice
  • reprivatization
  • reprivatize
  • reprovision
  • repump
  • repunctuation
  • repurchase
  • repurify
  • rerack
  • reraise
  • reread
  • rereading
  • rerecord
  • reregister
  • reregistration
  • reregulate
  • reregulation
  • rerelease
  • rereview
  • rerig
  • reroll
  • reroof
  • reroute
  • resail
  • resample
  • resaw
  • reschool
  • rescore
  • rescreen
  • resculpt
  • reseal
  • resealable
  • reseason
  • resecure
  • resee
  • resegregate
  • resegregation
  • resell
  • reseller
  • resensitize
  • resentence
  • reservice
  • resettle
  • resettlement
  • resew
  • reshingle
  • reshoe
  • reshoot
  • reshow
  • resight
  • resilver
  • resite
  • resize
  • reslate
  • resoak
  • resocialization
  • resocialize
  • resod
  • resolder
  • resole
  • resolidification
  • resolidify
  • resow
  • respool
  • respot
  • respray
  • resprout
  • restabilize
  • restack
  • restage
  • restamp
  • restimulate
  • restimulation
  • restock
  • restoke
  • restrengthen
  • restress
  • restudy
  • restuff
  • restyle
  • resummon
  • resupply
  • resurvey
  • resuspend
  • resuspension
  • resynthesis
  • resynthesize
  • retackle
  • retag
  • retarget
  • retaste
  • reteach
  • reteam
  • retest
  • retexture
  • retheorization
  • retheorize
  • rethread
  • retie
  • retighten
  • retile
  • retime
  • retrace
  • retransfer
  • retransform
  • retransformation
  • retransmission
  • retransmit
  • retry
  • retune
  • retype
  • reunification
  • reunify
  • reupholster
  • reutilization
  • reutilize
  • revaccinate
  • revaccination
  • revalidate
  • revalidation
  • revalorization
  • revalorize
  • revictimize
  • revictual
  • revisualization
  • revote
  • rewarm
  • rewash
  • reweave
  • reweigh
  • rewet
  • rewire
  • rewrap
  • rezone

Origin and Etymology of re-

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin re-, red- back, again, against



RE Defined for English Language Learners

re

noun

Definition of re for English Language Learners

  • music : the second note of a musical scale


re

preposition

Definition of re for English Language Learners

  • : on the subject of : regarding or concerning


re-

prefix

Definition of re- for English Language Learners

  • : again

  • : back to an original place, condition, etc.


RE Defined for Kids

re

noun \ ˈrā \

Definition of re for Students

: the second note of the musical scale

re-

prefix

Definition of re- for Students

1 : again
  • refill
2 : back : backward
  • recall

Medical Dictionary

Re

symbol

medical Definition of Re

rhenium

Law Dictionary

re

preposition \ ˈrā, ˈrē \

legal Definition of re

: with regard to : in re

Origin and Etymology of re

Latin, ablative of res thing


re-

prefix

legal Definition of re-

1 : again : anew
  • reinvest
2 : back : backward
  • reconvey


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