re·​date | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈdāt How to pronounce redate (audio) \
redated; redating; redates

Definition of redate

transitive verb

1 : to date again or anew
2 : to change the date of : give a different date to

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Recent Examples on the Web Excited to redate our WW84 film to August 14, 2020. Ale Russian,, "Wonder Woman 1984: Gal Gadot Battles Kristen Wiig's Villain Cheetah in New Photo," 5 May 2020

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First Known Use of redate

1611, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Redate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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