reapply Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “reapply” in the English Dictionary

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uk   us   /ˌriː.əˈplaɪ/

reapply verb (ASK)

[I] to ​officiallyask again for something, for ​example for yourself to be ​considered for a ​job, ​especially by writing or ​sending in a ​form: Mr Gubbay said ​yesterday that he will not be reapplying for the ​job.

reapply verb (PUT ON)

[T] to put a ​substance on again: She ​carefully reapplied her ​lipstick

reapply verb (USE)

[T] to make use of something in a different way or use it for a different ​practicalpurpose: to reapply ​principles/​methods
(Definition of reapply from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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