rename Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “rename” in the English Dictionary

"rename" in British English

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renameverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌriːˈneɪm/
to give something a new ​name: You must rename the ​file before you ​save it. The ​ship was ​sold, ​painted, and renamed the Suez Star.
(Definition of rename from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rename" in American English

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renameverb [T]

 us   /riˈneɪm/
to give something a new ​name: Upon ​completion, the ​fort was renamed in ​honor of ​itscommander.
(Definition of rename from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"rename" in Business English

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renameverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌriːˈneɪm/
to give something a new ​name: It would be advisable to rename the ​file with a new ​fileextension. The ​company had been renamed on the ​change of ​ownership.
(Definition of rename from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rename”
in Chinese (Simplified) 重新命名, 给…改名…
in Turkish yeniden isim vermek/ad koymak…
in Russian переименовывать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重新命名, 給…改名…
in Polish zmienić nazwę…
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