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Definition 1: cause to appear in a new form - [verb of change]

Samples where renew or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for renew in the sense of this definition

(renew is a kind of ...) return to life; get or give new life or energy

"The week at the spa restored me"

Definition 2: reestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new - [verb of creation]

Samples where renew or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for renew in the sense of this definition

(renew is a kind of ...) create anew

"Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale"

(... is a kind of renew ) substitute a person or thing for (another that is broken or inefficient or lost or no longer working or yielding what is expected)

"He replaced the old razor blade" "We need to replace the secretary that left a month ago" "the insurance will replace the lost income" "This antique vase can never be replaced"

(... is a kind of renew ) make repairs, renovations, revisions or adjustments to

"You should overhaul your car engine" "overhaul the health care system"

(... is a kind of renew ) return to life; get or give new life or energy

"The week at the spa restored me"

(... is a kind of renew ) give new life or vigor to

(... is a kind of renew ) make (to feel) fresh

"The cool water refreshed us"

(... is a kind of renew ) restore to a previous or better condition

"They renovated the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel"

(... is a kind of renew ) give new treads to (a tire)

(... is a kind of renew ) to patch up or renovate; repair or restore

"They revamped their old house before selling it"

(... is a kind of renew ) make brighter and prettier

"we refurbished the guest wing" "My wife wants us to renovate"

(... is a kind of renew ) return to its original or usable and functioning condition

"restore the forest to its original pristine condition"

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