refind

verb
re·​find | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈfīnd How to pronounce refind (audio) \
refound\ (ˌ)rē-​ˈfau̇nd How to pronounce refound (audio) \; refinding

Definition of refind

transitive verb

: to find (something) again : rediscover That sense of magic and harmony that I felt as a child on the river was so wonderful, that I think that in many of my films … I've been trying to somehow refind that.— Rob Baker Smith is in the process of refinding his mojo and rebuilding his confidence …— Marc Hinton … said she has refound her love for swimming …— Stathi Paxinos

First Known Use of refind

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Refind.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/refind. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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