renail

verb re·nail \ (ˌ)rē-ˈnāl \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of renail

renailed; renailing
: to fasten (something) again with a nail
  • renailed the loose shutter back onto the window frame

First Known Use of renail

1844

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