[ ree-draft, -drahft ]
See synonyms for redraft on
  1. a second draft or drawing.

  2. 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

Words Nearby redraft Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use redraft in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for redraft


  1. a second draft

  2. 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

  1. a re-exported commodity

verb(riːˈdrɑːft) (intr)
  1. to make a second copy of; draft again: to redraft proposals for a project

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