from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To create anew.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To create or form anew.

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  • verb To create again.
  • verb To create a likeness or copy of.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb form anew in the imagination; recollect and re-form in the mind
  • verb make a replica of
  • verb create anew


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  • "One thing we've always tried to avoid in The White Stripes is all those words that I can't stand that start with 'R,' such as retro, and relic, and reissue, and re-create, all that stuff," White says. "All I know is I just want my stuff to sound as soulful as I can." - Jack White on NPR,

    December 19, 2007