[ ree-draft, -drahft ]
/ ˈriˌdræft, -ˌdrɑft /


a second draft or drawing.
Finance. a draft on the drawer or endorsers of a protested bill of exchange for the amount of the bill plus the costs and charges.

Origin of redraft

First recorded in 1675–85; re- + draft Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for redraft

British Dictionary definitions for redraft


noun (ˈriːˌdrɑːft)

a second draft
a bill of exchange drawn on the drawer or endorser of a protested bill by the holder for the amount of the protested bill plus costs and charges
a re-exported commodity

verb (riːˈdrɑːft) (intr)

to make a second copy of; draft againto redraft proposals for a project
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012