repaint

verb
re·​paint | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈpānt How to pronounce repaint (audio) \
repainted; repainting

Definition of repaint

transitive verb

: to apply paint to (something) again repaint a house repainted the room/walls blue

First Known Use of repaint

1600, in the meaning defined above

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