HyperDic: renew

English > 2 senses of the word renew:
VERBcreationrenew, regeneratereestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new
changerenew, reincarnatecause to appear in a new form
renew > pronunciation
Soundsrihnuw'
Rhymesanew ... Vishnu: 11 rhymes with nuw...
English > renew: 2 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningreestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Examples
  • "We renewed our friendship after a hiatus of twenty years"
  • "They renewed their membership"
Synonymregenerate
Narroweroverhaul, modernize, modernisemake repairs, renovations, revisions or adjustments to
refresh, freshenmake (to feel) fresh
refurbish, renovate, freshen upmake brighter and prettier
regenerate, restore, rejuvenateReturn to life
renovate, restituterestore to a previous or better condition
replaceSubstitute a person or thing for (another that is broken or inefficient / inefficient or lost or no longer working or yielding what is expected)
restore, reconstructReturn to its original or usable and functioning condition
retread, remold, remouldGive new treads to (a tire)
revampTo patch up or renovate
revitalize, revitaliseGive new life or vigor to
Broaderre-createcreate anew
Spanishrenovar
Catalanrenovar
Nounsrenewalthe act of renewing
English > renew: 2 senses > verb 2, change
MeaningCause to appear in a new form.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymreincarnate
Broaderregenerate, restore, rejuvenateReturn to life
Spanishrenovar
Catalanrenovar

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