remake Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"remake" in British English

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remakeverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌriːˈmeɪk/ (remade, remade)
to make a new ​film that has a ​story and ​titlesimilar to an ​old one: The ​Frenchfilm "Trois Hommes et un Couffin" was remade in ​Hollywood as "Three Men and a Baby".
remake
noun [C] uk   us   /ˈriː.meɪk/
Do you ​prefer the remake of "King Kong" to the ​original?
(Definition of remake from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"remake" in American English

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remakeverb [T]

 us   /riˈmeɪk/ (past tense and past participle remade  /riˈmeɪd/ )
to make something again as new: The President is ​slipping in the ​polls and he is ​trying to remake his ​image. Hollywoodstudios often remake ​foreignfilms
remake
noun [C]  us   /ˈri·meɪk/
Have you ​seen the remake of "King Kong"?
(Definition of remake from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “remake”
in Chinese (Simplified) 重新摄制,改编(电影)…
in Turkish tekrar yapım/çevirim/versiyon…
in Russian новая версия фильма…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重新攝製,改編(電影)…
in Polish przeróbka, remake…
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