Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To hear again.
  • transitive verb Law To allow a second hearing of (a case) or allow (a second argument of a motion or appeal) after a decision has been rendered, usually as a result of a request citing a perceived defect in the decision.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To hear again; try a second time: as, to rehear a cause in a law-court.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To hear again; to try a second time.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb to hear again

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb hear or try a court case anew

Etymologies

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re- +‎ hear

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