transitive + intransitive
: to socialize (someone or something) again
- resocializing rescued dogs
- the need to resocialize former inmates into society
- Acclimating yourself back into dating culture is going to require some practice. … you need to resocialize yourself and get reacquainted with the way single women interact.
- —Alexis McKinnis
: to socialize with another or others again
- "… isolation and loneliness are often the triggers for people to resocialize and make new contacts."
- —Peter Rabins
a program of resocialization
the resocialization process