Rebuild - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌriːˈbɪld|  American pronunciation of the word rebuild
Brit.  |riːˈbɪld|  British pronunciation of the word rebuild
irregular verb:  p.t. — rebuilt  p.p. — rebuilt


- build again(syn: reconstruct)

The house was rebuild after it was hit by a bomb


He rebuilt his house after it was destroyed by a fire.

They tried to rebuild after the earthquake.

The new owner plans to rebuild the franchise.

The team is rebuilding after losing most of its top players.

But unlike her he has managed to rebuild his life.

The church was completely rebuilt in the last century.

The first priority is to rebuild the area's manufacturing industry.

We try to help them rebuild their lives (=live normally again after something bad has happened).

The house was rebuild after it was hit by a bomb

...after the wall collapsed, the construction company agreed to rebuild it with a buttress...

No man in recent history has done more to rebuild the Democratic Party.

They want to knock the house down and rebuild it.

We laboured mightily to rebuild the walls.

We've only been able to rebuild the theatre with the assistance of the National Lottery.

Napoleon III authorized Haussmann to rebuild Paris.

Word forms

I/you/we/they: rebuild
he/she/it: rebuilds
present participle: rebuilding
past tense: rebuilt
past participle: rebuilt
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