[ verb ree-lawnch, -lahnch; noun ree-lawnch, -lahnch ]
/ verb riˈlɔntʃ, -ˈlɑntʃ; noun ˈriˌlɔntʃ, -ˌlɑntʃ /

verb (used with or without object)

to launch again; start or get going.


an act or instance of launching something again.

Origin of relaunch Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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verb (riːˈlɔːntʃ) (tr)

to launch again
to start, set in motion, or make available again

noun (ˈriːˌlɔːntʃ)

another launching, or something that is relaunched
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Word Origin and History for relaunch



1745, from re- + launch (v.). Related: Relaunched; relaunching. As a noun from 1970.

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