reeducate

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verb re·ed·u·cate \(ˌ)rē-ˈe-jə-ˌkāt\

Definition of reeducate

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to train again; especially :  to rehabilitate through education

reeducation

play \(ˌ)rē-ˌe-jə-ˈkā-shən\ noun

reeducative

play \(ˌ)rē-ˈe-jə-ˌkā-tiv\ adjective

Examples of reeducate in a Sentence

  1. The program reeducates people about how to eat in a more healthful way.

  2. We need to reeducate the workers who lost their jobs when the factory closed.

First Known Use of reeducate

1779


REEDUCATE Defined for English Language Learners

reeducate

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verb

Definition of reeducate for English Language Learners

  • : to teach (someone) to do or understand something in a new way

  • : to train (someone) for a different job


Medical Dictionary

reeducate

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transitive verb re·ed·u·cate \(ˈ)rē-ˈej-ə-ˌkāt\

Medical Definition of reeducate

reeducated

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reeducating

  1. :  to subject to reeducation

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