reschool

verb
re·​school | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈskül How to pronounce reschool (audio) \
reschooled; reschooling

Definition of reschool

transitive verb

: to school (someone or something) again especially : retrain, reeducate reschooling retired racehorses The day-long grounding to reschool pilots in safety procedures began at noon … — Mark Thompson Later, … I reschooled myself with my son's physics textbooks. — E. J. Applewhite

First Known Use of reschool

1850, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about reschool

Time Traveler for reschool

Time Traveler

The first known use of reschool was in 1850

See more words from the same year

Statistics for reschool

Cite this Entry

“Reschool.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reschool. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLA Chicago APA Merriam-Webster

More from Merriam-Webster on reschool

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for reschool

Comments on reschool

What made you want to look up reschool? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

February 2021 Words of the Day Quiz

  • squirrel in winter
  • Which is a synonym of perdure?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

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!