reinvent oneself

Definition of reinvent oneself

:to become a different kind of person, performer, etc.
  • She's a classical singer who's trying to reinvent herself as a pop artist.

Word by Word Definitions

reinvent play
  1. : to make as if for the first time something already invented

  2. : to remake or redo completely

  3. : to bring into use again

oneself play
  1. : a person's self : one's own self

  2. : one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self


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