reroof

verb
re·​roof | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈrüf How to pronounce reroof (audio) , -ˈru̇f \
reroofed; reroofing

Definition of reroof

transitive + intransitive

: to replace all or part of the roof of (a building) reroofed the house … installing a steel door …; reroofing with charcoal-color shingles …— Shawn Gilliam

First Known Use of reroof

1820, in the meaning defined above

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“Reroof.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reroof. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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