rewarm

verb

re·​warm (ˌ)rē-ˈwȯrm How to pronounce rewarm (audio)
rewarmed; rewarming

transitive verb

: to make (something or someone) warm again : to bring (something or someone) back to a hotter temperature
rewarm a cup of coffee
"If you're outside and you start feeling your fingers get a little bit tingly or painful, you shouldn't ignore those signs," [Dr. Edmundo] Mandac said. "Go in and rewarm yourself."WTOP.com (Washington, D.C.)

Word History

First Known Use

1608, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rewarm was in 1608

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Cite this Entry

“Rewarm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rewarm. Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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