rerelease

verb re·re·lease \ (ˌ)rē-ri-ˈlēs \
variants: or re-release
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of rerelease

rereleased or re-released; rereleasing or re-releasing
: to release (something) again
  • rereleasing classic films
  • … the book was re-released in April 2002 with a new epilogue.
  • —Tony Semerad
  • Those albums were never rereleased on CD …
  • —Derek Small

rerelease

or re-release noun, plural rereleases or re-releases
    • Even before the big re-release in 1997, Star Wars had generated almost $2 billion in movie-ticket and rental sales …
    • Zillions

First Known Use of rerelease

1906

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