Definition of reenact
1 : to enact (as a law) again
2 : to act or perform again
3 : to repeat the actions of (an earlier event or incident)
reenactmentplay \-ˈnak(t)-mənt\ noun
Examples of reenact in a sentence
The group reenacted a famous American Civil War battle.
First Known Use of reenact
REENACT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of reenact for English Language Learners
: to repeat the actions of (an event)
REENACT Defined for Kids
Definition of reenact for Students
: to repeat the actions of (an earlier event) <The group reenacted the battle.>
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