Definition of repurpose
: to give a new purpose or use to repurpose the company's website repurpose the archived material
Examples of repurpose in a Sentence
finding ways to repurpose old computer equipment
Recent Examples of repurpose from the Web
So defense planners need to be able to repurpose, developing broad capabilities, instead of books that spell out where every last nut and screw will be.
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Definition of repurpose for English Language Learners
: to change (something) so that it can be used for a different purpose
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