[ ree-awr-der ]
/ riˈɔr dər /
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verb (used with object)
to put in order again: to reorder the card file.
to give a reorder for: to reorder the books before they're completely sold out.
verb (used without object)
to order goods again.
a second or repeated order for the same goods: to put through a reorder for those lamps.
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Origin of reorder

First recorded in 1585–95; re- + order
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How to use reorder in a sentence

  • Although some of its entries are not in alphabetical order, no attempt has been made to reorder the index.

    The Skilful Cook|Mary Harrison

British Dictionary definitions for reorder

/ (riːˈɔːdə) /

verb (tr)
to request (something) to be supplied again or differently
to arrange, regulate, or dispose (articles) in their proper places again
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