El Zomor said his attempts to re-ignite talks between the army and the Brotherhood showed signs of progress.
I re-ignite my extinguished lamp, and take a peep into the studio.
also reignite, 1863, from re- + ignite. Related: Reignited; reigniting.
1660s, from Latin ignitus, past participle of ignire "set on fire," from ignis "fire" (see igneous). Attested earlier as an adjective (1550s). Related: Ignited; igniting.