[ ree-val-yoo ]
/ riˈvæl yu /

verb (used with object), re·val·ued, re·val·u·ing.

to revise or reestimate the value of: efforts to revalue the dollar.
to value again.

Origin of revalue

First recorded in 1605–15; re- + value Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for revalue

  • When the last curtain falls, and rises again on the scenery of Peace, shall we have to revalue everything?

    Another Sheaf|John Galsworthy

British Dictionary definitions for revalue


US revaluate

/ (riːˈvæljuː) /


to adjust the exchange value of (a currency), esp upwardsCompare devalue
(tr) to make a fresh valuation or appraisal of
Derived Formsrevaluation, noun
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Word Origin and History for revalue



1590s, from re- + value (v.). Related: Revalued; revaluing.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper