Definition of redecorate in English:


Syllabification: re·dec·o·rate
Pronunciation: /rēˈdekəˌrāt


[with object]
  • Decorate (a room or building) again, typically differently.
    More example sentences
    • If you are redecorating a room that is covered in wallpaper, it is usually necessary to remove the old wallpaper.
    • Framed art is a quick and easy solution to redecorating a room, for two reasons.
    • I vividly remember when my mother decided to redecorate our living room.



Pronunciation: /ˌrēˌdekəˈrāSHən/
More example sentences
  • During the next six weeks, the library will undergo a programme of refurbishment, redecoration and modernisation.
  • The current owners have carried out extensive redecoration and refurbishment work during their six years in the house, which is now in very good condition.
  • ‘Television programmes that encourage spending on redecoration and home makeovers are all very well,’ he said.

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