reshuffle

verb
re·​shuf·​fle | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈshə-fəl How to pronounce reshuffle (audio) \
reshuffled; reshuffling; reshuffles

Definition of reshuffle

transitive verb

1 : to shuffle again reshuffle a deck of cards
2 : to reorganize usually by the redistribution of existing elements the cabinet was reshuffled by the prime minister

Other Words from reshuffle

reshuffle noun

Examples of reshuffle in a Sentence

The dealer reshuffled the cards.
Recent Examples on the Web The Ukraine crisis promises to reshuffle global alliances and add to rising gas prices driving inflation already at a four-decade high. Joshua Goodman, Regina Garcia And Eric Tucker, Anchorage Daily News, 10 Mar. 2022 Small mutations that reshuffle the gene order within chromosomes still occur. Quanta Magazine, 2 Feb. 2022 The study found that geoengineering can reshuffle major risks around the world even in less extreme scenarios. Robinson Meyer, The Atlantic, 20 Apr. 2022 Either step would significantly raise pressure on Bayer’s supervisory board to reshuffle leadership. Eyk Henning, Bloomberg.com, 26 Mar. 2022 The Ukraine crisis promises to reshuffle global alliances and add to rising gas prices driving inflation already at a four-decade high. Joshua Goodman, Regina Garcia And Eric Tucker, Anchorage Daily News, 10 Mar. 2022 The Ukraine crisis promises to reshuffle global alliances and add to rising gas prices driving inflation already at a four-decade high. NBC News, 9 Mar. 2022 The Ukraine crisis promises to reshuffle global alliances and add to rising gas prices driving inflation that is already at a four-decade high. CBS News, 9 Mar. 2022 Historically, John Mara, the Giants’ co-owner, prefers to simply reshuffle the front-office deck and hire familiar faces. New York Times, 9 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of reshuffle

1830, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of reshuffle was in 1830

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Last Updated

10 May 2022

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“Reshuffle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reshuffle. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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