verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of renew
SYNONYMS FOR renew
Examples from the Web for renew
After Ferguson, we all must renew our efforts to eliminate the scourge of racism from American life.
Yet when the ceasefire ended, and Israel offered to renew, Hamas started the war again.The Gaza Paradox: Hamas Has Little Support, but the War Has a Lot|Jesse Rosenfeld|August 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As is the norm, NBC has yet to renew or cancel the cult show Community at the end of the season.‘Community’ Season Finale: Greendale Stares into the Abyss, Again|Chancellor Agard|April 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When the six-film contract expired, neither party was inclined to renew.The Stacks: The Inimitable Albert Brooks Caught at the Dawn of His Movie Career|Paul Slansky|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs reportedly has been unable to issue or renew passports.
This funeral dance a widow was apparently expected to renew in public at every festival for months after the death.The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead|James George Frazer
The Dervishes remained for two days in the palm grove, and their leader repeatedly endeavoured to induce them to renew the attack.The River War|Winston S. Churchill
Early in the session the government requested the house to renew the act for the suspension of Habeas Corpus: it was granted.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
They at once proceeded to get their guns and revolvers to renew the fight.At Home with the Patagonians|George Chaworth Musters
With one of these weapons in each hand he crouched in readiness to defend himself when the wolves should renew their attack.With Ethan Allen at Ticonderoga|W. Bert Foster