Search Result for "reenact":
1. enact or perform again;
- Example: "They reenacted the battle of Princeton"
2. enact again;
- Example: "Congress reenacted the law"
3. act out; represent or perform as if in a play;
- Example: "She reenacted what had happened earlier that day"
[syn: enact, reenact, act out]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Reenact \Re`en*act"\, Re-enact \Re`-en*act"\(r?`?n*?kt"), v. t. 1. To enact again. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically: To enact into law, again; as, Congress reenacted the environmental law, which had expired. [WordNet 1.5] 3. To perform (an action) as a simulation of a prior event; as, She re-enacted what had happened earlier that day; the historical society reenacted the signing of the Declaration of Independence; the militia reenacted the battle of Trenton. Syn: model, reenact, simulate, act out. [WordNet 1.5 + PJC]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
21 Moby Thesaurus words for "reenact": give back, place in, put back, reactivate, reconstitute, reconvert, recruit, reestablish, refill, reform, rehabilitate, reinstall, reinstate, reinstitute, reintegrate, reinvest, replace, replenish, restore, return, revest