rehang

verb re·hang \ (ˌ)rē-ˈhaŋ \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of rehang

rehung play \(ˌ)rē-ˈhəŋ\ also rehanged; rehanging
: to hang (something) again especially in a different way
  • washed and rehung the curtains
  • had to replace the hinges and rehang the door
  • … has overseen the rehanging of the collection … to improve gender balance and to represent the geographical diversity of work from more than 300 artists from 50 countries.
  • —Rashid Razaq

First Known Use of rehang

1755

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