Rename - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌriːˈneɪm|  American pronunciation of the word rename
Brit.  |riːˈneɪm|  British pronunciation of the word rename

verb

- assign a new name to

Many streets in the former East Germany were renamed in 1990

- name again or anew

He was renamed Minister of the Interior

Examples

Myddleton Way was renamed Allende Avenue.

Many streets in the former East Germany were renamed in 1990

He was renamed Minister of the Interior

There's a movement afoot to rename the town.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: rename
he/she/it: renames
present participle: renaming
past tense: renamed
past participle: renamed
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