resubmit

verb
re·​sub·​mit | \ ˌrē-səb-ˈmit How to pronounce resubmit (audio) \
resubmitted; resubmitting

Definition of resubmit

transitive verb

: to submit (something) again made some revisions and resubmitted the assignment … urged the House leadership to withdraw the bill and resubmit it in the next Congress.— Edward M. Davis Almost everyone plays the ratings game, trimming and resubmitting films for less restrictive designations.— Maitland McDonagh

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Other Words from resubmit

resubmission \ ˌrē-​səb-​ˈmi-​shən How to pronounce resubmission (audio) \ noun, plural resubmissions
the deadline for resubmission

Examples of resubmit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web So the governor encouraged the university to resubmit the request with more detail. Morgan Krakow, Anchorage Daily News, "Alaska could soon lose dozens of earthquake sensors if funding isn’t secured," 25 Dec. 2019 Idsinga said that private tip line is now inactive and asked those who have provided tips to the private investigation team to resubmit them to police. NBC News, "Private investigation of billionaire murders in Canada comes to end, police continue," 16 Dec. 2019 The commissioners asked federal officials to withdraw the proposal and resubmit it after their questions have been answered. Washington Post, "California asks US to end plan to drop rat poison on islands," 10 July 2019 Researchers will still have to correct any errors and resubmit data, but the public will see poor-quality submissions, according to Zarin. Shraddha Chakradhar, STAT, "More trial results are being posted to public database, but data quality is lacking, report finds," 13 Nov. 2019 Fixing a new vulnerability requires that the companies resubmit the voting system for recertification, which can take weeks or even months. Washington Post, "Microsoft: Free Windows 7 security updates for 2020 election," 20 Sep. 2019 Fixing a new vulnerability requires that the companies resubmit the voting system for recertification, which can take weeks or even months. Tami Abdollah, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Microsoft: Free Windows 7 security updates for 2020 election," 20 Sep. 2019 Under Evers’ program, pardon seekers must resubmit their applications starting Thursday. Washington Post, "Gov. Evers re-forms Wisconsin pardons board Walker dropped," 14 June 2019 Eiess never took any action to resubmit the transaction, according to her suit. Patrick Danner, ExpressNews.com, "USAA Bank faces class-action lawsuit over overdraft fees," 26 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of resubmit

1604, in the meaning defined above

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5 Feb 2020

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“Resubmit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/resubmit. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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