1

re

play
noun \ˈrā\

Definition of re

  1. :  the second note of the major scale in solfège

Examples of re in a Sentence

  1. do, re, mi, fa, sol, la, ti

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Origin and Etymology of re

Medieval Latin, from the syllable sung to this note in a medieval hymn to St. John the Baptist


2

re

play
preposition \ˈrā, ˈrē\

Definition of re

  1. :  with regard to :  in re

Origin and Etymology of re

Latin, ablative of res thing — more at real


Re

symbol

Definition of Re

  1. rhenium

Other Chemical Engineering Terms


re-

prefix

Definition of re-

  1. 1 :  again :  anew retell

  2. 2 :  back :  backward recall

  1. reabsorption

  2. reaccelerate

  3. reaccept

  4. reaccession

  5. reacclimatize

  6. reaccredit

  7. reaccreditation

  8. reacquaint

  9. reacquire

  10. reacquisition

  11. reactivate

  12. reactivation

  13. readdress

  14. readjust

  15. readjustment

  16. readmission

  17. readmit

  18. readopt

  19. reaffirm

  20. reaffirmation

  21. reaffix

  22. reallocate

  23. reallocation

  24. reanalysis

  25. reanalyze

  26. reanimate

  27. reanimation

  28. reannex

  29. reannexation

  30. reappear

  31. reappearance

  32. reapplication

  33. reapply

  34. reappoint

  35. reappointment

  36. reappraisal

  37. reappraise

  38. reappropriate

  39. reapprove

  40. reargue

  41. reargument

  42. rearousal

  43. rearouse

  44. rearrange

  45. rearrangement

  46. rearrest

  47. rearticulate

  48. reascend

  49. reascent

  50. reassemblage

  51. reassemble

  52. reassembly

  53. reassert

  54. reassertion

  55. reassess

  56. reassessment

  57. reassign

  58. reassignment

  59. reassume

  60. reattach

  61. reattachment

  62. reattain

  63. reattempt

  64. reattribute

  65. reattribution

  66. reauthorization

  67. reauthorize

  68. reawaken

  69. rebait

  70. rebalance

  71. rebaptism

  72. rebaptize

  73. rebegin

  74. rebid

  75. rebind

  76. reblend

  77. rebloom

  78. reboard

  79. reboil

  80. rebook

  81. rebore

  82. rebottle

  83. rebreed

  84. reburial

  85. rebury

  86. rebuy

  87. recalculate

  88. recalculation

  89. recalibrate

  90. recalibration

  91. recategorize

  92. recentralization

  93. recentrifuge

  94. recertification

  95. recertify

  96. rechallenge

  97. rechannel

  98. recharter

  99. recheck

  100. rechoreograph

  101. rechristen

  102. re–Christianize

  103. rechromatograph

  104. rechromatography

  105. recirculate

  106. recirculation

  107. reclad

  108. reclassification

  109. reclassify

  110. reclothe

  111. recock

  112. recodification

  113. recodify

  114. recolonization

  115. recolonize

  116. recolor

  117. recommence

  118. recommencement

  119. recommission

  120. recompilation

  121. recompile

  122. recomputation

  123. recompute

  124. reconceive

  125. reconcentrate

  126. reconcentration

  127. reconception

  128. reconceptualization

  129. reconceptualize

  130. recondense

  131. reconfiguration

  132. reconfigure

  133. reconnect

  134. reconnection

  135. reconquer

  136. reconquest

  137. reconsecrate

  138. reconsecration

  139. reconsolidate

  140. recontact

  141. recontaminate

  142. recontamination

  143. recontour

  144. reconvene

  145. reconversion

  146. reconvert

  147. reconvict

  148. reconviction

  149. reconvince

  150. recopy

  151. recork

  152. recross

  153. recultivate

  154. rededicate

  155. rededication

  156. redefect

  157. redeliver

  158. redelivery

  159. redeposit

  160. redetermination

  161. redetermine

  162. redigestion

  163. rediscover

  164. rediscovery

  165. rediscuss

  166. redisplay

  167. redispose

  168. redisposition

  169. redissolve

  170. redistill

  171. redistillation

  172. redivide

  173. redivision

  174. redon

  175. redraft

  176. redraw

  177. redream

  178. redrill

  179. redub

  180. reeligibility

  181. reeligible

  182. reemerge

  183. reemergence

  184. reemission

  185. reemit

  186. reemphasis

  187. reemphasize

  188. reemploy

  189. reemployment

  190. reencounter

  191. reendow

  192. reenergize

  193. reengage

  194. reengagement

  195. reengrave

  196. reenlist

  197. reenlistment

  198. reenroll

  199. reenthrone

  200. reenvision

  201. reequip

  202. reequipment

  203. reerect

  204. reescalate

  205. reescalation

  206. reestablish

  207. reestablishment

  208. reestimate

  209. reevaluate

  210. reevaluation

  211. reexamination

  212. reexamine

  213. reexperience

  214. reexplore

  215. reexport

  216. reexportation

  217. reexpose

  218. reexposure

  219. reexpress

  220. reface

  221. refeed

  222. refeel

  223. refight

  224. refile

  225. refind

  226. refire

  227. refix

  228. refloat

  229. refold

  230. reforge

  231. reformat

  232. reformulate

  233. reformulation

  234. refortification

  235. refortify

  236. refound

  237. refoundation

  238. reframe

  239. refreeze

  240. refry

  241. refurnish

  242. regain

  243. regather

  244. regear

  245. regild

  246. regive

  247. reglaze

  248. regrade

  249. regraft

  250. regrant

  251. regreen

  252. regrind

  253. regroom

  254. regroove

  255. rehandle

  256. rehang

  257. reharmonize

  258. reheat

  259. rehinge

  260. rehire

  261. rehospitalization

  262. rehospitalize

  263. rehumanize

  264. reidentify

  265. reignite

  266. reignition

  267. reimage

  268. reimmerse

  269. reimplant

  270. reimplantation

  271. reimport

  272. reimportation

  273. reimpose

  274. reimposition

  275. reincorporate

  276. reincorporation

  277. reindict

  278. reindictment

  279. reinfestation

  280. reinflate

  281. reinflation

  282. reinhabit

  283. reinitiate

  284. reinject

  285. reinjection

  286. reinjure

  287. reinjury

  288. reink

  289. reinnervate

  290. reinnervation

  291. reinoculate

  292. reinoculation

  293. reinsert

  294. reinsertion

  295. reinspect

  296. reinspection

  297. reinspire

  298. reinstall

  299. reinstallation

  300. reinstitute

  301. reinstitutionalization

  302. reinter

  303. reinterment

  304. reinterview

  305. reintroduce

  306. reintroduction

  307. reinvade

  308. reinvasion

  309. reinvestigate

  310. reinvestigation

  311. reinvigorate

  312. reinvigoration

  313. reinvigorator

  314. rejacket

  315. rejudge

  316. rejuggle

  317. rekey

  318. rekeyboard

  319. rekindle

  320. reknit

  321. relabel

  322. relacquer

  323. relandscape

  324. relaunch

  325. relearn

  326. relegitimize

  327. relend

  328. relicense

  329. relicensure

  330. relight

  331. relink

  332. reliquefy

  333. reload

  334. reloadable

  335. relock

  336. relook

  337. relubricate

  338. relubrication

  339. remarket

  340. remarriage

  341. remarry

  342. remate

  343. rematerialize

  344. remeasure

  345. remeasurement

  346. remeet

  347. remelt

  348. remerge

  349. remigration

  350. remilitarization

  351. remilitarize

  352. remobilization

  353. remobilize

  354. remoisten

  355. remold

  356. remonetization

  357. remonetize

  358. remotivate

  359. remotivation

  360. remythologize

  361. renail

  362. rename

  363. renationalization

  364. renationalize

  365. renest

  366. renumber

  367. reobserve

  368. reoccupation

  369. reoccupy

  370. reoccur

  371. reoccurrence

  372. reoil

  373. reoperate

  374. reoperation

  375. reorchestrate

  376. reorchestration

  377. reorient

  378. reorientate

  379. reorientation

  380. reoutfit

  381. reoxidation

  382. reoxidize

  383. reoxygenate

  384. reoxygenation

  385. repack

  386. repaint

  387. repark

  388. repatch

  389. repattern

  390. repave

  391. repeg

  392. repeople

  393. rephotograph

  394. rephrase

  395. replan

  396. replaster

  397. replate

  398. repledge

  399. replot

  400. replumb

  401. repolish

  402. repoll

  403. repopularize

  404. repopulate

  405. repopulation

  406. repot

  407. repressurize

  408. reprice

  409. reprivatization

  410. reprivatize

  411. reprovision

  412. repump

  413. repunctuation

  414. repurchase

  415. repurify

  416. rerack

  417. reraise

  418. reread

  419. rereading

  420. rerecord

  421. reregister

  422. reregistration

  423. reregulate

  424. reregulation

  425. rerelease

  426. rereview

  427. rerig

  428. reroll

  429. reroof

  430. reroute

  431. resail

  432. resample

  433. resaw

  434. reschool

  435. rescore

  436. rescreen

  437. resculpt

  438. reseal

  439. resealable

  440. reseason

  441. reseat

  442. resecure

  443. resee

  444. resegregate

  445. resegregation

  446. resell

  447. reseller

  448. resensitize

  449. resentence

  450. reservice

  451. resettle

  452. resettlement

  453. resew

  454. reshingle

  455. reshoe

  456. reshoot

  457. reshow

  458. resight

  459. resilver

  460. resite

  461. resize

  462. reslate

  463. resoak

  464. resocialization

  465. resocialize

  466. resod

  467. resolder

  468. resole

  469. resolidification

  470. resolidify

  471. resow

  472. respool

  473. respot

  474. respray

  475. resprout

  476. restabilize

  477. restack

  478. restage

  479. restamp

  480. restimulate

  481. restimulation

  482. restock

  483. restoke

  484. restrengthen

  485. restress

  486. restudy

  487. restuff

  488. restyle

  489. resubmission

  490. resubmit

  491. resummon

  492. resupply

  493. resurvey

  494. resuspend

  495. resuspension

  496. resynthesis

  497. resynthesize

  498. retackle

  499. retag

  500. retarget

  501. retaste

  502. reteach

  503. reteam

  504. retest

  505. retexture

  506. retheorization

  507. retheorize

  508. rethread

  509. retie

  510. retighten

  511. retile

  512. retime

  513. retrace

  514. retransfer

  515. retransform

  516. retransformation

  517. retransmission

  518. retransmit

  519. retry

  520. retune

  521. retype

  522. reunification

  523. reunify

  524. reupholster

  525. reutilization

  526. reutilize

  527. revaccinate

  528. revaccination

  529. revalidate

  530. revalidation

  531. revalorization

  532. revalorize

  533. revictimize

  534. revictual

  535. revisualization

  536. revote

  537. rewarm

  538. rewash

  539. reweave

  540. reweigh

  541. rewet

  542. rewire

  543. rewrap

  544. rezone

Origin and Etymology of re-

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin re-, red- back, again, against


RE Defined for English Language Learners

re

play
noun

Definition of re for English Language Learners

  • music : the second note of a musical scale

re

play
preposition

Definition of re for English Language Learners

  • : on the subject of : regarding or concerning

re-

prefix

Definition of re- for English Language Learners

  • : again

  • : back to an original place, condition, etc.


RE Defined for Kids

re

play
noun \ˈrā\

Definition of re for Students

  1. :  the second note of the musical scale


re-

prefix

Definition of re- for Students

  1. 1 :  again refill

  2. 2 :  back :  backward recall


Medical Dictionary

Re

symbol

Medical Definition of Re

  1. rhenium


Law Dictionary

re

play
preposition \ˈrā, ˈrē\

Legal Definition of re

  1. :  with regard to :  in re

Origin and Etymology of re

Latin, ablative of res thing


re-

prefix

Legal Definition of re-

  1. 1 :  again :  anew reinvest

  2. 2 :  back :  backward reconvey



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