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remake

verb re·make \ (ˌ)rē-ˈmāk \
Updated on: 23 Nov 2017

Definition of remake

remade play \(ˌ)rē-ˈmād\; remaking
transitive verb
: to make anew or in a different form

remaker

play \(ˌ)rē-ˈmā-kər\ noun

Examples of remake in a Sentence

  1. They will be remaking the film with American actors.

  2. one of those people who left the security and conformity of a small town to remake their lives in the big city

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First Known Use of remake

circa 1635


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remake

noun re·make \ ˈrē-ˌmāk \

Definition of remake

: one that is remade; especially : a new version of a motion picture

Examples of remake in a Sentence

  1. The director's next project will be a remake of King Kong.

Recent Examples of remake from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'remake.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of remake

1936


REMAKE Defined for English Language Learners

remake

verb

Definition of remake for English Language Learners

  • : to make a new or different version of (something, such as a movie, song, etc.)

  • : to make (something) into something else


remake

noun

Definition of remake for English Language Learners

  • : a new or different version of a movie, song, etc.


REMAKE Defined for Kids

remake

verb re·make \ ˌrē-ˈmāk \

Definition of remake for Students

remade \-ˈmād\; remaking
: to make again or in a different form


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