remelt

verb
re·​melt | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈmelt How to pronounce remelt (audio) \
remelted; remelting

Definition of remelt

transitive verb

: to melt (something) again remelt scraps of metal remelt wax to make a new candle

First Known Use of remelt

1626, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about remelt

Statistics for remelt

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for remelt

The first known use of remelt was in 1626

See more words from the same year

Comments on remelt

What made you want to look up remelt? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to move with exaggerated bouncy motions

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Finance Words Quiz

  • a-piggy-bank
  • The etymology of mortgage is related most closely to which two words?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!