rehash

1 of 2

verb

re·​hash (ˌ)rē-ˈhash How to pronounce rehash (audio)
rehashed; rehashing; rehashes

transitive verb

1
: to talk over or discuss again
2
: to present or use again in another form without substantial change or improvement

rehash

2 of 2

noun

re·​hash ˈrē-ˌhash How to pronounce rehash (audio)
1
: something that is rehashed
2
: the action or process of rehashing

Examples of rehash in a Sentence

Verb You're just rehashing the same argument all over again.
Recent Examples on the Web
Verb
While testifying in the trial, Daniels rehashed the alleged 2006 affair in great detail. Raven Brunner, Peoplemag, 1 June 2024 During the reunion, the cast will watch and rehash these final minutes. Shivani Gonzalez, New York Times, 25 May 2024
Noun
Relax, 49ers fans, this is not a salt-in-the-wound rehash of last Super Bowl’s fourth-and-1 play, in which Patrick Mahomes darted past Bosa to keep alive the Kansas City Chiefs’ championship-clinching drive. Cam Inman, The Mercury News, 21 May 2024 Yet this isn’t a rehash of old hits, but a life retrospective. Armond White, National Review, 10 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for rehash 

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Word History

First Known Use

Verb

1820, in the meaning defined at sense 2

Noun

1833, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of rehash was in 1820

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Cite this Entry

“Rehash.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rehash. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

Kids Definition

rehash

verb
re·​hash
(ˈ)rē-ˈhash
: to present or use (as an argument) again in another form without much change or improvement
rehash
ˈrē-ˌhash
noun

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