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"retrain" in British English

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retrainverb

uk   /ˌriːˈtreɪn/ us   /ˌriːˈtreɪn/
[I] to learn new skills so you can do a different job: Mark used to be an actor but now he's retraining as a teacher.
[T] to teach someone a new skill so that they can do a different job: The programme retrains unemployed people.
retraining
noun [U] uk   /ˌriːˈtreɪn.ɪŋ/ us   /ˌriːˈtreɪn.ɪŋ/
(Definition of retrain from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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)
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