regroom

verb
re·​groom | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈgrüm How to pronounce regroom (audio) \
regroomed; regrooming

Definition of regroom

transitive verb

: to groom (something or someone) again or anew: such as
a : to make (something or someone) neat or attractive again regroom a dog regrooming the playing field between each game
b : to prepare (someone) again regrooming the candidate for another campaign

First Known Use of regroom

1918, in the meaning defined above

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“Regroom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/regroom. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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