reupholster

verb
re·​up·​hol·​ster | \ (ˌ)rē-(ˌ)əp-ˈhōl-stər How to pronounce reupholster (audio) , -(ˌ)ə-ˈpōl- \
reupholstered; reupholstering

Definition of reupholster

transitive verb

: to cover (something, such as a piece of furniture) with new upholstery reupholstered the old couch

First Known Use of reupholster

1856, in the meaning defined above

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“Reupholster.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reupholster. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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