repackage

verb re·pack·age \ (ˌ)rē-ˈpa-kij \

Definition of repackage

transitive verb
:to package again or anew; specifically :to put into a more efficient or attractive form

repackager

noun

Examples of repackage in a Sentence

  1. Large pieces of meat are cut and repackaged at the butcher's shop.

  2. repackage newspaper comic strips as books

  3. TV studios repackage real-life dramas as entertainment.

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First Known Use of repackage

1899


REPACKAGE Defined for English Language Learners

repackage

verb

Definition of repackage for English Language Learners

  • : to put (something) into a new package

  • : to present (something) to the public in a new or more attractive way



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