re·​stamp | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈstamp How to pronounce restamp (audio) \
variants: or re-stamp
restamped or re-stamped; re-stamping or re-stamping

Definition of restamp

transitive verb

1 : to stamp (something) again restamped his passport Similarly, many coins are melted down and re-stamped over the years.— Ria Misra
2 : to assert (something, such as one's authority) again Beyond that lies one-day clashes with India and another away Test series against the Black Caps, giving the Aussies more opportunities to restamp their authority on world cricket.— Greg Buckle The world number one, who has re-stamped his mark on the game with French and US Open titles this year, can relax today …The Birmingham (England) Evening Mail

First Known Use of restamp

1692, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Restamp.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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