[ ree-ish-oo or, esp. British, -is-yoo ]
/ riˈɪʃ u or, esp. British, -ˈɪs yu /


something that is issued again, as a book or a motion picture.
an official reprinting of a postage stamp after the original printing has been stopped.

verb (used with object), re·is·sued, re·is·su·ing.

to issue again.

verb (used without object), re·is·sued, re·is·su·ing.

to come forth or flow out again.

Origin of reissue

First recorded in 1610–20; re- + issue

Related forms

re·is·su·a·ble, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for reissue


/ (ˌriːˈɪʃjuː) /

verb (tr)

to issue (a recording, book, etc) again


something, esp a recording or book, which has been issued again
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