rematch

noun re·match \ ˈrē-ˌmach , (ˌ)rē-ˈmach \
Updated on: 12 Apr 2018

Definition of rematch

: a second match between the same contestants or teams

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First Known Use of rematch

1941

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REMATCH Defined for English Language Learners

rematch

Definition of rematch for English Language Learners

  • : a match or game that is played by the same people or teams after an earlier match or game


REMATCH Defined for Kids

rematch

noun re·match \ ˈrē-ˌmach \

Definition of rematch for Students

: a second meeting between the same contestants


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