Definition of resharpen in English:

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Pronunciation: /riːˈʃɑːp(ə)n/


[with object]
Sharpen (a blade or implement) again.
Example sentences
  • Retouching flakes are tiny, extremely thin flakes pinched or pushed off a piece to finish it, to fine-shape part of the surface, sharpen it, or resharpen it.
  • All carbide blades can be resharpened professionally, yielding an extremely long working life.
  • But golf officials suspected that some club faces had been resharpened and were often verging on illegality.

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