re·​do | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈdü How to pronounce redo (audio) \
redid\ (ˌ)rē-​ˈdid How to pronounce redo (audio) \; redone\ (ˌ)rē-​ˈdən How to pronounce redo (audio) \; redoing\ (ˌ)rē-​ˈdü-​iŋ How to pronounce redo (audio) \; redoes\ (ˌ)rē-​ˈdəz How to pronounce redo (audio) \

Definition of redo

transitive verb

1 : to do over or again

Other Words from redo

redo \ ˈrē-​ˌdü How to pronounce redo (audio) , ˌrē-​ˈdü \ noun

Examples of redo in a Sentence

Let's hope we don't have to redo our paperwork. I want to redo the kitchen and put in new cabinets and new appliances.
Recent Examples on the Web Toshinsky also asked drummer Shannon Forrest to redo the original percussion track, mostly to take advantage of the sound at Forrest’s home studio. Tom Roland, Billboard, 3 May 2022 The couple hired Cooper Henk of Skyline Landscaping to redo the lot. Richard A. Marini, San Antonio Express-News, 12 Apr. 2022 During a special meeting Wednesday (March 23) that turned testy on several occasions, City Council voted to redo its vote from two days earlier and agree to move forward with the Cedar Road repaving project. cleveland, 24 Mar. 2022 Souki got Bechtel to redo the entire project an an export facility, and today Cheniere is thriving, courtesy in large part to heavy demand from Europe. Shawn Tully, Fortune, 15 Mar. 2022 Port of San Diego Commissioners question size and overall feasibility of 1HWY1’s $3.5 billion plan to redo the Central Embarcadero. San Diego Union-Tribune, 9 Mar. 2022 The goal, the attorney said, is to get the city to redo the negotiations with proper public input. Bill Shaikin, Los Angeles Times, 1 Mar. 2022 There’s also no word on when David and Charles might redo the interview in front of a crowd. Rick Porter, The Hollywood Reporter, 1 Mar. 2022 Jordan and Nick tackled this wall of their 1920s bathroom themselves but hired a plumber to redo the toilet and shower. Sarah Egge, Better Homes & Gardens, 10 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of redo

1597, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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14 May 2022

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“Redo.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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re·​do | \ ˌrē-ˈdü How to pronounce redo (audio) \
redid\ -​ˈdid \; redone\ -​ˈdən \; redoing\ -​ˈdü-​iŋ \

Kids Definition of redo

: to do over or again

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