re·​vamp | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈvamp How to pronounce revamp (audio) \
revamped; revamping; revamps

Definition of revamp

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revamp \ ˈrē-​ˌvamp How to pronounce revamp (audio) , ri-​ˈvamp \ noun

Examples of revamp in a Sentence

The company has revamped the design of its best-selling car. the automaker is revamping a number of its cars in an effort to make them more appealing to younger consumers
Recent Examples on the Web And the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Department of Housing and Urban Development have allocated $12 billion to revamp the island’s energy industry. New York Times, 9 May 2022 This popularity is indicative of how much cannabis and CBD brands stand to gain from taking the time now to revamp their marketing tactics. Todd Mcfliker, Rolling Stone, 19 Apr. 2022 After the Jaguars spent more than $250 million in free agency to revamp their roster, all signs point toward Hutchinson being the No. 1 pick. Baltimore Sun, 4 Apr. 2022 Chryst did not sound like a head coach who made the changes to completely revamp the offense. Jeff Potrykus, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 21 Mar. 2022 With the launch of Skims swim, Kim Kardashian is officially here to revamp your vacation mood. Jake Smith, Glamour, 18 Mar. 2022 The Patriots are continuing to look to revamp their defense. Michael Middlehurst-schwartz, USA TODAY, 18 Mar. 2022 The sidebar’s governing body, the SRF (French directors guild), said the shakeup is part of its ambition to revamp Directors Fortnight starting in 2023. Elsa Keslassy, Variety, 11 Feb. 2022 The Senate is currently split 50-50. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, a Democrat, has moved swiftly to revamp the filibuster rule by lowering the 60-vote threshold to 50. Kevin L. Clark, Essence, 24 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of revamp

1850, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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15 May 2022

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“Revamp.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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