Meaning of “retrain” in the English Dictionary

"retrain" in British English

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(Definition of “retrain” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"retrain" in Business English

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retrainverb

uk /riːˈtreɪn/ us HR, WORKPLACE

[ I ] to learn new skills, so that you can do a different job:

Older people may not have the time or finances to retrain.
David used to work in the financial sector but retrained as a lawyer.
retrain to become sth He's currently retraining to become a plumber.

[ T ] to teach someone new skills, so that they can do a different job:

Existing staff were retrained, and there were no job losses.
retrain staff/workers/employees (to do sth) The airline has promised to retrain its staff to handle disabled people better.

(Definition of “retrain” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)