resole

verb

re·​sole (ˌ)rē-ˈsōl How to pronounce resole (audio)
resoled; resoling

transitive verb

: to sole (something) again
especially : to put a new sole on (something, such as a shoe)
resoled her favorite boots

Word History

First Known Use

1821, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of resole was in 1821

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Cite this Entry

“Resole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/resole. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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