Re-cre·ate v. t. To create or form anew.
On opening the campaign of 1776, instead of reenforcing, it was necessary to re-create, the army. --Marshall.
v 1: give new life or energy to; "A hot soup will revive me";
"This will renovate my spirits"; "This treatment
repaired my health" [syn: animate, reanimate, revive,
renovate, repair, quicken, vivify, revivify]
2: engage in recreational activities rather than work; occupy
oneself in a diversion; "On weekends I play"; "The
students all recreate alike" [syn: play]
3: give encouragement to [syn: cheer, hearten, embolden]
4: create anew; "she recreated the feeling of the 1920's with
her stage setting"
v 1: create anew; "Re-create the boom of the West on a small
2: make a replica of; "copy that drawing"; "re-create a picture
by Rembrandt" [syn: copy]
3: form anew in the imagination; recollect and re-form in the
mind; "His mind re-creates the entire world"