[verb ree-meyk; noun ree-meyk]
- to make again or anew.
- Movies. to film again, as a picture or screenplay.
- Movies. a more recent version of an older film.
- anything that has been remade, renovated, or rebuilt: The tailor is offering a special price on remakes.
Origin of remake
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Examples from the Web for remade
He could be remade into a defender of the environment, a preserver of habitats and champion of rainforest ecology.Can Tarzan of the Apes Survive in a Post-Colonial World?
November 23, 2014
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, considered by some to be the best game of all time, was remade for the 3DS in 2011.Video Games Go Wild for Reboots
July 6, 2014
So it's a good thing, I suppose, that Lifetime has now stepped in and remade Flowers in the Attic for television.Lifetime’s ‘Flowers in the Attic’ Review: The Incest Is There, The Strange Magic Is Not
January 16, 2014
Or maybe it's a kind of remade readymade, and gets its power from using Disney as "serious" contemporary art.Disney Meets Duchamp
June 7, 2013
In less than a decade, they remade the entire landscape of popular music.James Bond Movies & the Beatles Still Pop-Culture Icons 50 Years After Debuts
October 5, 2012
His imagination constructed and levelled, and rebuilt and remade.Dust
Mr. and Mrs. Haldeman-Julius
Roger took the gun into the living tent and Ernest remade the pack.The Forbidden Trail
The will had been remade six months before, after a good deal of consideration.A Little Girl in Old Boston
Amanda Millie Douglas
They may be seen at the manufacturers of rag and remade carpets.Textiles and Clothing
Kate Heintz Watson
A support line in the wood was remade and named Bunhill Row.
- something that is made again, esp a new version of an old film
- the act of making again or anew
- (tr) to make again or anew
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Word Origin and History for remade
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