- to model again.
- to reconstruct; make over.
Origin of remodel
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2. renew, renovate, re-create, repair.
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Examples from the Web for remodeling
Forty years and one month of remodeling later, Zane had finally readied Further for its first long-haul journey.On the Road With Kesey's (Drug-Free) Acid Test
August 27, 2014
Even when the job market picks up, however, parents may find they need to put off remodeling Junior's room into a home office.A Record 21.6 Million Millennials Live With Mom and Dad
August 2, 2013
However, she said, he had recently attempted some sort of remodeling, but never completed it.Alleged Phoenix Shooter Found Dead in Apparent Suicide
Christine Pelisek, Terry Greene Sterling
January 31, 2013
Berzins hopes that if the theater chooses to stay open, owners “will go in and do some remodeling.”What’s Next for the Aurora Theater?
Christine Pelisek, Eliza Shapiro
July 26, 2012
Have you any suggestions to make in regard to remodeling the libel laws?The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 11 (of 12)
Robert G. Ingersoll
Doesn't that ask for a remodeling of the accepted theory of good and evil?The Helpers
We have much cleaning and remodeling to do before we are ready to receive visitors.The Cry at Midnight
Mildred A. Wirt
There is a certain fascination connected with the remodeling of a farmhouse.Remodeled Farmhouses
Mary H. Northend
It is not a creation that is demanded—simply a remodeling or expansion.
- to change or alter the structure, style, or form of (something)expand and remodel the kitchen
- to model again in clay, wax, etc; remould
- something that has been remodelled
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Word Origin and History for remodeling
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- A cyclical process by which bone maintains a dynamic steady state through resorption and formation of a small amount of bone at the same site.
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