remold

verb
re·​mold | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈmōld How to pronounce remold (audio) \
variants: US remold or chiefly British remould
remolded; remolding

Definition of remold

transitive verb

: to mold (something or someone) again : reshape heat used to remold plastic … the idea that humans can be remoulded by their environment …— Ed West A once preppy college is remolding itself, and today almost 25 percent of the students … are minorities.— S. Reeves

First Known Use of remold

1600, in the meaning defined above

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“Remold.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/remold. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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