verb (used with object)
- reinvent the wheel,
Origin of reinvent
Examples from the Web for reinvented
A Christmas Carol revived and reinvented it around the gift of giving.
In recent years, away from the screen, Hurley has reinvented herself as a yummy mummy.Happy 20th Birthday, Liz Hurley’s Safety-Pin Dress|Tim Teeman|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Apple alum Tony Fadell reinvented the boring market for home thermostats with his sleek and eco-savvy digital Nest.
The hipster former Apple guys who reinvented the thermostat have come up with the next big thing: a smoke alarm.
Lewis is retired, and Thain has reinvented himself as CEO of the reinvented lender CIT Group.Banks Really Are Different Five Years After the Financial Crisis|Daniel Gross|September 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Substantially the same device in principle has been reinvented and incorporated in patents numerous times since.Inventions in the Century|William Henry Doolittle
These were afterwards lost and were reinvented probably several times.Education: How Old The New|James J. Walsh
Customs almost forgotten revive or are reinvented in the mind of the hero, extravagances of grief and anger.The World of Homer|Andrew Lang
The essential point is that "Australia was reinvented by Flinders."The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders|Ernest Scott
They invariably went out of use after a time, however, and had to be reinvented.Medieval Medicine|James J. (James Joseph) Walsh