restack

verb

re·​stack (ˌ)rē-ˈstak How to pronounce restack (audio)
restacked; restacking

transitive verb

: to stack (something) again
At the end of its shift, the crew unloads the sacks from the boat and restacks them on seafood trucks. Barry Yeoman
… emptying shelves, then cleaning and restacking them with what he had decided to keep. Jess Cammack
a twist of fate that restacked the deck/odds in their favor

Word History

First Known Use

1815, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of restack was in 1815

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Cite this Entry

“Restack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/restack. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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