Recreate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌriːkriˈeɪt|  American pronunciation of the word recreate
Brit.  |riːkrɪˈeɪt|  British pronunciation of the word recreate

verb

- give new life or energy to (syn: animate, quicken, reanimate, renovate, repair, revive, revivify, vivify)
- engage in recreational activities rather than work; occupy oneself in a diversion(syn: play)

The students all recreate alike

- give encouragement to (syn: cheer, embolden, hearten)
- create anew

she recreated the feeling of the 1920's with her stage setting

Examples

...supporters of preservation hope to recreate the architectural splendor that the old movie theater had when it first opened...

...an old summer resort where families have been recreating for over a century...

They recreated themselves with lively tennis.

You can never recreate the feeling of winning for the first time.

The students all recreate alike

she recreated the feeling of the 1920's with her stage setting

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: recreate
he/she/it: recreates
present participle: recreating
past tense: recreated
past participle: recreated
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