re·​equip (ˌ)rē-i-ˈkwip How to pronounce reequip (audio)
variants or re-equip
reequipped or re-equipped; reequipping or re-equipping

transitive verb

: to equip (someone or something) again especially with different equipment
… have all found ways to manufacture in Russia, usually by forming joint ventures and reequipping plants with Western equipment.Paul Hofheinz
Keeping kids safe online requires that we … reequip parents and kids with an entirely new set of skills to meet the challenges of the 21st century …Sarah Kessler
reequipment noun
or re-equipment
the reequipment of troops

Word History

First Known Use

1737, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of reequip was in 1737

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“Reequip.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jan. 2023.

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