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revalue

[ree-val-yoo]
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verb (used with object), re·val·ued, re·val·u·ing.
  1. to revise or reestimate the value of: efforts to revalue the dollar.
  2. to value again.

Origin of revalue

First recorded in 1605–15; re- + value
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Historical Examples

  • When the last curtain falls, and rises again on the scenery of Peace, shall we have to revalue everything?

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    John Galsworthy


British Dictionary definitions for revalue

revalue

US revaluate

verb
  1. to adjust the exchange value of (a currency), esp upwardsCompare devalue
  2. (tr) to make a fresh valuation or appraisal of
Derived Formsrevaluation, noun
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Word Origin and History for revalue

v.

1590s, from re- + value (v.). Related: Revalued; revaluing.

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