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resurface

[ ree-sur-fis ]
/ ri藞s蓽r f瑟s /
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verb (used with object), re路sur路faced, re路sur路fac路ing.
to give a new surface to.
verb (used without object), re路sur路faced, re路sur路fac路ing.
to come to the surface again.
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Origin of resurface

First recorded in 1885鈥90; re- + surface

OTHER WORDS FROM resurface

re路sur路fac路er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for resurface

resurface
/ (ri藧藞s蓽藧f瑟s) /

verb
(intr) to arise or occur againthe problem resurfaced
(intr) to rise or cause to rise again to the surface
(tr) to supply (something) with a new surface
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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