retexturize

verb

re·​tex·​tur·​ize (ˌ)rē-ˈteks-chə-ˌrīz How to pronounce retexturize (audio)
retexturized; retexturizing

transitive verb

: to give a new or different texture to (something) : retexture
a facial scrub that retexturizes the skin

Examples of retexturize in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Obagi Clinical-This is a one-of-a-kind facial peel that combines three potent acids to exfoliate, smooth and retexturize the skin for a more radiant-looking complexion. Joseph Deacetis, Forbes, 5 July 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1959, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of retexturize was in 1959

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“Retexturize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/retexturize. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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