[verb ree-vamp; noun ree-vamp]
- to renovate, redo, or revise: We've decided to revamp the entire show.
- an act or instance of restructuring, reordering, or revising something; overhaul: a revamp of the nation's foreign policy.
Origin of revamp
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Related Words for revampmentawakening, face-lift, rebirth, reformation, refurbishment, regeneration, rejuvenation, renovation, restoration, resumption, resurrection, revitalization, revival, recommencement, replenishment
- to patch up or renovate; repair or restore
- something that has been renovated or revamped
- the act or process of revamping
Word Origin for revamp
C19: from re- + vamp ²
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