redefine

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verb re·de·fine \ˌrē-di-ˈfīn\

Definition of redefine

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to define (something, such as a concept) again :  reformulate had to redefine their terms

  3. 2a :  to reexamine or reevaluate especially with a view to changeb :  transform 1c

redefinition

play \(ˌ)rē-ˌde-fə-ˈni-shən\ noun

Examples of redefine in a sentence

  1. learning that he had been adopted forced him to completely redefine his identity

1848

First Known Use of redefine

1848



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