re·​jig | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈjig How to pronounce rejig (audio) \
rejigged; rejigging

Definition of rejig

transitive verb

chiefly British

Examples of rejig in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Cleaning up Aside from lay-offs, these firms are attempting to rejig their businesses to restore the confidence of customers. The Economist, 4 June 2020 New Zealand's Doc Edge Festival is among the latest international cinema events to rejig its plans amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Patrick Brzeski, The Hollywood Reporter, 2 Apr. 2020 There are also limits to how much HSBC can rejig its various lines of business. The Economist, 2 Nov. 2019 Woodford’s efforts to rejig his illiquid investments bought him some time, but not enough. Washington Post, 4 June 2019 Far harder is working out how to rejig your strategy and long-term investment plans to adapt to a new world of enduring trade tensions. The Economist, 15 Aug. 2019 Obviously, the current president doesn’t agree and is looking to rejig the economy in favor of the United States. Ian Austen, New York Times, 1 June 2018 Trainer Abel Sanchez, operating out of his center in Big Bear, Calif., started to go through options in his mind, figuring out how to rejig his fighter’s schedule to accommodate the change in circumstances. Martin Rogers, USA TODAY, 14 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of rejig

1948, in the meaning defined above

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“Rejig.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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