Definition of reclassify in English:
verb (reclassifies, reclassifying, reclassified)[with object]
Assign to a different class or category: Hurricane Helene was reclassified as a bad storm
More example sentences
- Ketamine is currently legal although the Home Office has plans to reclassify it as a class C drug by the end of this year.
- The book was reclassified Category 1 - Restricted.
- But in November 2000 the prison was reclassified as a Category C prison, which meant inmates could not work in the community.
Definition of reclassify in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.