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regift

verb re·gift \ (ˌ)rē-ˈgift \
Updated on: 31 Dec 2017

Definition of regift

intransitive verb
: to give someone a gift that was previously received from someone else
transitive verb
: to give (a previously received gift) to someone else

regifter

noun

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First Known Use of regift

1995


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regift

noun

Definition of regift

: something given as a gift that the giver has previously received as a gift from someone else
  • Make sure the regift recipient doesn't frequent the same social circles that the original gift-giver does.
  • —Chris Mautner

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First Known Use of regift

1998


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