Rerun - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈriːrʌn|  American pronunciation of the word rerun
Brit.  |ˈriːrʌn|  British pronunciation of the word rerun
irregular verb:  p.t. — reran  p.p. — rerun


- a program that is broadcast again


- broadcast again, as of a film (syn: rebroadcast)
- rerun a performance of a play, for example
- run again for office
- cause to perform again


Last week's show is being rerun tomorrow night.

They reran the race, but the result was the same.

He reran the software on my computer.

She spent her vacation watching summer reruns.

That channel keeps showing reruns of old TV programs.

We watched a rerun of 'I Love Lucy.'

The government wants to avoid a rerun of last year's crisis.

she likes to watch 'I love Lucy' reruns

Bush wants to rerun in 1996

We have to rerun the subjects--they misunderstood the instructions

Word forms

I/you/we/they: rerun
he/she/it: reruns
present participle: rerunning
past tense: reran
past participle: rerun
singular: rerun
plural: reruns
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