What does retread mean?

Definitions for retreadriˈtrɛd; ˈriˌtrɛd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word retread.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. retread, recap(verb)

    a used automobile tire that has been remolded to give it new treads

  2. rework, make over, retread(verb)

    use again in altered form

    "retread an old plot"

  3. retread, remold, remould(verb)

    give new treads to (a tire)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Retread

    to tread again


  1. Retread

    Retread, also known as "recap," or a "remold" is a re-manufacturing process for tires that replace the tread on worn tires. Retreading is applied to casings of spent tires that have been inspected and repaired. It preserves about 90% of the material in spent tires and the material cost is about 20% compared to manufacturing a new one.

Anagrams for retread »

  1. Rerated

  2. Treader


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of retread in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of retread in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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