Definition of revamp in English:


Line breaks: re¦vamp
Pronunciation: /riːˈvamp


[with object]


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  • 1An act of improving the form, structure, or appearance of something: the brand was given a $1 million revamp
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    • Some even whispered about a complete revamp of the organisation.
    • A £50 million revamp of part of Bury town centre could start next year.
    • AN £11 million revamp of York's bus service is in doubt as drivers today prepared for strike action.
  • 1.1A new and improved version: the show was a revamp of an old idea
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    • The new theme tune turned out to be a revamp of the old nineties intro, complete with pulsating orange skyscrapers.
    • He had to worry about the price that he had to pay for charcoal, the cost of the iron he was about to use and the time it took him to forge any given item, even if it was a revamp of an older piece.
    • A lot has been made about how this new version of The Italian Job is a revamp/ reworking/ reimagining of its Michael Caine-starring predecessor.

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