reequip

verb re·equip \ (ˌ)rē-i-ˈkwip \
variants: or re-equip
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of reequip

reequipped or re-equipped; reequipping or re-equipping
: 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

play \(ˌ)rē-i-ˈkwip-mənt\ or re-equipment noun
    • the reequipment of troops

First Known Use of reequip

1737

in the meaning defined above

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