Definition of Revamp

1. Verb. To patch up or renovate; repair or restore. "They revamped their old house before selling it"

Generic synonyms: Regenerate, Renew



2. Verb. Provide (a shoe) with a new vamp. "Revamp my old boots"
Exact synonyms: Vamp
Generic synonyms: Bushel, Doctor, Fix, Furbish Up, Mend, Repair, Restore, Touch On
Derivative terms: Vamp

Definition of Revamp

1. v. t. To vamp again; hence, to patch up; to reconstruct.

Definition of Revamp

1. Verb. (transitive) To renovate, revise, improve or renew; to patch. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Revamp

1. to make over [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Revamp

revalorize
revalorized
revalorizes
revalorizing
revaluable
revaluate
revaluated
revaluates
revaluating
revaluation
revaluations
revalue
revalued
revalues
revaluing
revamp (current term)
revamped
revamper
revampers
revamping
revampings
revamps
revanche
revanches
revanchism
revanchisme
revanchisms
revanchist
revanchists
revarnish

Literary usage of Revamp

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1. Americanisms: The English of the New World by Maximilian Schele De Vere (1872)
"revamp, to, a verb derived from to vamp, which meant to put new upper leather to shoes; this was lengthened into revamp, under a vague sense of something ..."

2. Impacts of Market-Based Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Policies on U.S by Arthur M. Wiese (1998)
"As a result, the average unit production cost increase of ammonia produced in older plants, ie, those averaging 9.5 years since last revamp, is estimated to ..."

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