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re-create (create anew)

Definition:

to create anew

Class:

creation verb (sewing, baking, painting, performing, etc.)

Related to:

re-creation

Participle:

re-created

Past tense:

re-created

Present participle:

re-creating

3rd-person singular present:

re-creates

Type of:

make

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Usage example:

re-create the boom of the West on a small scale

Synonyms:

recreate

Etymology:

Latin recreatus, past participle of recreare, to restore, refresh, create anew:...
(Source: New World Dictionary)  [more]

All senses of re-create...

Definition references

Collins Dictionary:

re-create | reproduce [synonym] | re-creator [noun, derived]

to create anew; reproduce (4 of 356 words, 8 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/re-create

Merriam-Webster:

re-create | freshen [synonym] | recharge [synonym] | renew [synonym] | refresh [synonym] | refreshen [synonym] | regenerate [synonym] | rejuvenate [synonym] | repair [synonym] | ...

to create again ; especially, to form anew in the imagination (11 of 102 words, pronunciations)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/re-create

Random House Dictionary:

re-create | re-created [past tense] | recreate: recreated [past tense] | re-creating [present participle] | recreate: recreating [present participle] | recreate

to create anew. | "recreate" : to refresh by means of relaxation and enjoyment, as restore physically or mentally. | to take recreation. (21 of 34 words, 3 definitions, pronunciations)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/re-create

New World Dictionary:

re-create | re-created [past tense] | re-creating [present participle] | re-creation [noun, related] | re-creative [adjective, related]

to create again or in a new form (8 of 17 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/re-create

Wiktionary:

re-create | re-created [past tense] | re-creating [present participle] | re-creates [3rd-person singular present]

To create again. | To create a likeness or copy of. (10 of 11 words, 2 definitions)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/re-create

American Heritage Dictionary:

re-create | re-created [past tense] | re-creating [present participle] | re-creates [3rd-person singular present]

To create anew. (3 of 10 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/re-create

Oxford Dictionary:

recreate | reproduce [synonym, sense-specific] | re-enact [synonym, sense-specific]

create again | reproduce; re-enact (4 of 45 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/recreate

Macmillan British Dictionary:

recreate [transitive] | recreated [past tense] | recreating [present participle] | recreates [3rd-person singular present]

to make something exist again (5 of 41 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/recreate

Cambridge Dictionary:

recreate

to make something exist or happen again (7 of 32 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/recreate

Wikipedia:

Create [disambiguation]

may refer to: Create (TV network), an American public television network consisting of lifestyle and human interest programming from the libraries of PBS and American Public Television | Chicago Region Environmental and Transportation Efficiency... (33 of 158 words, 8 definitions)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Create

Encarta Dictionary:

re-create | re-created [past tense] | re-creating [present participle] | re-creates [3rd-person singular present] | re-creatable [adjective, derived] | re-creative [adjective, derived]

to make something that appears to be the same as something that no longer exists or that exists in a different place (22 of 65 words, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861699791​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

New World Dictionary:

recreate | recreated [past tense] | recreating [present participle]

Origin: Latin recreatus, past participle of recreare, to restore, refresh, create anew: see "re-" and "create"

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/recreate

American Heritage Dictionary:

recreate | recreated [past tense] | recreating [present participle] | recreates [3rd-person singular present]

Origin: Middle English recreaten, from Latin recreāre, recreāt-: re-, re- + creāre, to create; see "create".

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/recreate

Wiktionary:

recreate | recreated [past tense] | recreating [present participle] | recreates [3rd-person singular present]

Origin: the participle stem of Latin recreare 'restore', from re- 're-' + creare 'create'. | re- + create.

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/recreate

Collins Dictionary:

recreate | re-create

First use: 15th century

Origin: from Latin recreāre to invigorate, renew, from re- + creāre to create

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/recreate

Online Etymology:

recreate

First use: 1580s

Origin: "to create anew", from "re-" "back, again" + "create".

www​.etymonline​.com​/index​.php term=recreate

Merriam-Webster:

recreate | recreated [past tense] | recreating [present participle]

First use: 15th century

Origin: Latin recreatus, past participle of recreare

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/recreate

Encarta Dictionary:

recreate | recreated [past tense] | recreating [present participle] | recreates [3rd-person singular present]

First use: 15th century

Origin: Latin recreat-, past participle of recreare "bring forth again" from creare "bring forth"; partly back-formation from recreation

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861699790​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

Collins Dictionary:

re-create

Audio: British English pronunciation of "re-create"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/re-create

recreate | re-create

Audio: British English pronunciation of "recreate"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/recreate

the Free Dictionary:

re-create

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "re-create"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "re-create"

Audio 3: North American English pronunciation of "re-create" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/re-create

recreate

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "recreate"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "recreate"

Audio 3: North American English pronunciation of "recreate" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/recreate

Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

re-create

Audio: North American pronunciation of "re-create"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=recrea​04 word=re-create

recreate

Audio: North American pronunciation of "recreate"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=recrea​02 word=recreate

YourDictionary Audio:

re-create

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "re-create" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/re-create

recreate

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "recreate" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/recreate

Macmillan British Dictionary:

recreate [transitive] | recreated [past tense] | recreating [present participle] | recreates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "recreate"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/recreate

Macmillan American Dictionary:

recreate [transitive] | recreated [past tense] | recreating [present participle] | recreates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: North American pronunciation of "recreate"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/recreate

Cambridge Dictionary:

recreate

Audio 1: British English pronunuciation of "recreate"

Audio 2: North American English pronunuciation of "recreate"

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/recreate

Google Dictionary:

recreate | recreated [past tense] | recreating [present participle] | recreates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: English pronunciation of "recreate"

www​.google​.com​/#hl=en&tbs=dfn​:1&fp=1&q=recreate

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