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[ ree-ri-lees ]
/ ˌri rɪˈlis /

verb (used with object), re·re·leased, re·re·leas·ing.

to release again: Some popular films are rereleased every few years.


something, as a film, that has been rereleased.

Nearby words

reread, rerebrace, rerecording, reredorter, reredos, rerelease, reremai, reremouse, rereward, reroute, rerun

Origin of rerelease

First recorded in 1945–50; re- + release Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for rerelease

  • Minutes into the rerelease of Grand Theft Auto V, I inadvertently stomped a cat to death.

    I Felt Like Showering After the First-Person Sex in ‘Grand Theft Auto’|Alec Kubas-Meyer|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
  • It grossed $600 million at the domestic box office, a figure that will only climb with the rerelease.