re-enact Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “re-enact” in the English Dictionary

"re-enact" in British English

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re-enactverb [T]

(also reenact) uk   us   /ˌriː.ɪˈnækt/
If you re-enact an ​event, you ​try to make it ​happen again in ​exactly the same way that it ​happened the first ​time, often as an ​entertainment or as a way to ​helppeopleremembercertainfacts about an ​event: Police ​officers re-enacted the ​crime in an ​attempt to get ​witnesses to come ​forward.
(Definition of re-enact from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “re-enact”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使重现, 使重新发生, 再次进行…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使重現, 使重新發生, 再次進行…
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