re·​ex·​plore | \ (ˌ)rē-ik-ˈsplȯr How to pronounce reexplore (audio) \
variants: or re-explore
reexplored or re-explored; reexploring or re-exploring

Definition of reexplore

transitive verb

: to explore (something) again Starting Monday, scientists plan to reexplore the cavern, dig and extract as many fossils over a two-week period as possible. — Associated Press [He] had always hoped that he would be given an opportunity to reexplore some of the issues, particularly with the female characters on the show.— Bryan Fuller

Other Words from reexplore

reexploration \ (ˌ)rē-​ˌek-​splə-​ˈrā-​shən How to pronounce reexploration (audio) , -​ˌsplȯ-​ \ or re-exploration noun, plural reexplorations or re-explorations
… seek a reexploration of three basic principles of cinematic art: light, time, and space. — Frank E. Beaver

First Known Use of reexplore

circa 1725, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about reexplore

Share reexplore

Statistics for reexplore

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for reexplore

The first known use of reexplore was circa 1725

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on reexplore

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for reexplore

Comments on reexplore

What made you want to look up reexplore? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


of or relating to a parable or parabola

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

A Green Quiz

  • shamrock
  • What is the best definition of green-eyed monster?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.


Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!