rehear

verb re·hear \ (ˌ)rē-ˈhir \
Updated on: 26 Apr 2018

Definition of rehear

reheard play \(ˌ)rē-ˈhərd\; rehearing play \(ˌ)rē-ˈhir-iŋ\
: to hear again or anew especially judicially

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1675

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rehear

transitive verb re·hear \ ˌrē-ˈhir \

legal Definition of rehear

reheard play \-ˈhərd\; rehearing
: to consider again or anew after decision or dismissal in the same or another forum : hold an additional hearing about
  • would defer to an arbitrator's decision without rehearing the matter
  • —M. A. Kelly

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