What does renew mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term renew:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. regenerate, renew(verb)

    reestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new

    "We renewed our friendship after a hiatus of twenty years"; "They renewed their membership"

  2. reincarnate, renew(verb)

    cause to appear in a new form

    "the old product was reincarnated to appeal to a younger market"

Wiktionary

  1. renew(Verb)

    To make (something) new again; to restore to freshness or original condition.

  2. renew(Verb)

    To replace (something which has broken etc.); to replenish (something which has been exhausted), to keep up a required supply of.

  3. renew(Verb)

    To make new spiritually; to regenerate.

  4. renew(Verb)

    To become new, or as new; to revive.

  5. renew(Verb)

    To begin again; to recommence.

  6. renew(Verb)

    To repeat.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Renew(verb)

    to make new again; to restore to freshness, perfection, or vigor; to give new life to; to rejuvenate; to re/stablish; to recreate; to rebuild

  2. Renew(verb)

    specifically, to substitute for (an old obligation or right) a new one of the same nature; to continue in force; to make again; as, to renew a lease, note, or patent

  3. Renew(verb)

    to begin again; to recommence

  4. Renew(verb)

    to repeat; to go over again

  5. Renew(verb)

    to make new spiritually; to regenerate

  6. Renew(verb)

    to become new, or as new; to grow or begin again

  7. Origin: [Pref. re- + new. Cf. Renovate.]

Freebase

  1. ReNew

    ReNew magazine is an Australian magazine covering domestic renewable energy technologies and sustainable culture. Originally a small magazine, printed and distributed locally in Melbourne, it was first published by the Alternative Energy Co-operative in 1980 as Soft Technology: Alternative Energy in Australia. Although it sold for the high cover price of $0.85, the magazine's circulation increased so rapidly that by issue 35, published in February 1991, it included a full colour cover. The price was increased from $2.50 to $3 and national distribution rights secured for issue 40, published in June the following year. A total of 13,000 copies were printed. The magazine was renamed, after much deliberation, under the present title in 1996.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Renew

    rē-nū′, v.t. to renovate: to transform to new life, revive: to begin again: to make again: to invigorate: to substitute: to regenerate.—v.i. to be made new: to begin again.—n. Renewabil′ity.—adj. Renew′able, that may be renewed.—ns. Renew′al, renovation: regeneration: restoration; Renew′edness; Renew′er; Renew′ing.

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'renew' in Verbs Frequency: #973

How to pronounce renew?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say renew in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of renew in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of renew in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of renew in a Sentence

  1. Terence:

    To touch a sore is to renew one's grief.

  2. Valter Longo:

    The diet is turning on the body's ability to renew itself.

  3. Faisal Ali:

    It encouraged Acehnese to renew their dedication to their faith.

  4. Johann von Goethe:

    We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves otherwise we harden.

  5. Fabrice Bregier:

    We are at the disposal of our Iranian counterparts to help renew the fleet.

Images & Illustrations of renew

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