redecorate

verb re·dec·o·rate \ (ˌ)rē-ˈde-kə-ˌrāt \
Updated on: 18 Nov 2017

Definition of redecorate

transitive verb
:to freshen or change in appearance :refurbish
intransitive verb
:to freshen or change a decorative scheme

redecoration

play \(ˌ)rē-ˌde-kə-ˈrā-shən\ noun

redecorator

play \(ˌ)rē-ˈde-kə-ˌrā-tər\ noun

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First Known Use of redecorate

circa 1611


REDECORATE Defined for English Language Learners

redecorate

verb

Definition of redecorate for English Language Learners

  • : to change the appearance of the inside of a house, building, or room by painting the walls, changing the furniture, etc.



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