retrain

[ ree-treyn ]
/ riˈtreɪn /

verb (used with object)

to train again, especially for a different vocation or different tasks.

verb (used without object)

to be retrained.

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Origin of retrain

First recorded in 1930–35; re- + train

OTHER WORDS FROM retrain

re·train·a·ble, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for retrained

retrain
/ (riːˈtreɪn) /

verb

(tr) to teach (someone) a new skill so that he or she can do a job or find employment
(intr) to learn a new skill with a view to doing a job or finding employment
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