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

Definition of reequip

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

Other Words from reequip

reequipment \ (ˌ)rē-​i-​ˈkwip-​mənt How to pronounce reequipment (audio) \ or re-equipment noun
the reequipment of troops

First Known Use of reequip

1737, in the meaning defined above

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