rerecord

verb
re·​re·​cord | \ (ˌ)rē-ri-ˈkȯrd How to pronounce rerecord (audio) \
variants: or re-record
rerecorded or re-recorded; rerecording or re-recording

Definition of rerecord

transitive verb

: to record (something, such as sound) again It's rare, however, for voice doubles to dub an entire performance. Normally, they're called in to rerecord a few flubbed lines.— Judith Newman re-records all the basic tracks except the vocals, playing nearly every instrument himself …— Alec Foege

First Known Use of rerecord

1806, in the meaning defined above

Buying Guide

Our Reviews team has selected the best computer microphones.

Learn More About rerecord

Time Traveler for rerecord

Time Traveler

The first known use of rerecord was in 1806

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near rerecord

rerebrace

rerecord

rere-dorter

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for rerecord

Cite this Entry

“Rerecord.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rerecord. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words Named After People

  • name tags
  • Namesake of the leotard, Jules Léotard had what profession?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!