repolish

verb

re·​pol·​ish (ˌ)rē-ˈpä-lish How to pronounce repolish (audio)
repolished; repolishing

transitive verb

: to polish (something) again
repolishing a scratched camera lens
repolished the floors

Word History

First Known Use

1577, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of repolish was in 1577

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“Repolish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/repolish. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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