from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To package again or anew, especially in a more attractive package.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To package again, to give new packaging to.


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  • Yes, the national broadband network will enable some pretty cool digital entertainment services – most of which we’ll simply repackage from the US.

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  • Each year record labels repackage old albums and discarded tracks into hundreds of pricey box sets and each year The New York Times's music critics wade through the offerings for our holiday gift guide.

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  • Later, a publisher wanted to "repackage" the book as a memoir.

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  • Tottenham Hotspur are planning to "repackage" the Olympic stadium and sell it on to the highest bidder, it was claimed today.

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  • What, you mean they can't just take all the left over crap from the house and senate versions, "repackage" it and suddenly have everybody go ga-ga over these same failed ideas just because it's being presented by the Obaminator?

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  • This was the message from the Global Citizens Summit in Nairobi, Kenya, organized by international anti-poverty agency ActionAid, and attended by a broad range of organisations in the field of HIV and AIDS to discuss using social mobilization to "repackage" the HIV response.


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  • I tried career boards, professional networks, recruiters, and even resume writers to 'repackage'.

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