Definitions for rename

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

re•name′(v.t.)-named, -nam•ing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rename(verb)

    assign a new name to

    "Many streets in the former East Germany were renamed in 1990"

  2. rename(verb)

    name again or anew

    "He was renamed Minister of the Interior"


  1. rename(Verb)

    To give a new name to.

  2. Origin: re- + to name

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rename(verb)

    to give a new name to

Anagrams of rename

  1. meaner


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