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English definition of “redecorate”

redecorate

verb [I or T] uk   /ˌriːˈdek.ə.reɪt/ UK us  
to paint the inside of a house or put paper on the inside walls when this has been done previously: We're redecorating the kitchen.Interior decorationDecorating or making something attractive
redecoration
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌriː.dek.əˈreɪ.ʃən/ us  
Decorating or making something attractiveInterior decoration
(Definition of redecorate from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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