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English definition of “reinvent”

reinvent

verb
 
 
/ˌriːɪnˈvent/
[T] to produce something new that is based on something that already exists: The story of Romeo and Juliet was reinvented as a Los Angeles gangster movie.ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently
reinvent yourself to change the way you look and behave so that you seem very different → See also reinvent the wheelChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently
(Definition of reinvent from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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