restack

verb re·stack \ (ˌ)rē-ˈstak \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of restack

restacked; restacking
: 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

First Known Use of restack

1815

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