or re-en·list

[ree-uh n-list]

verb (used with or without object)

to enlist again.

Origin of reenlist

First recorded in 1820–30; re- + enlist Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for re-enlist

also reenlist, 1828, from re- "back, again" + enlist. Related: Re-enlisted; re-enlisting.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper