"regrate" Definition

  1. v. t. To remove the outer surface of, as of an old hewn stone, so as to give it a fresh appearance.
  2. v. t. To offend; to shock.
  3. v. t. To buy in large quantities, as corn, provisions, etc., at a market or fair, with the intention of selling the same again, in or near the same place, at a higher price, -- a practice which was formerly treated as a public offense.

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Position in dictionary: 82705 of 111710 words.
Word Type: v. t., v. t., v. t.,
Words that start with "regrate": 4
Words that end with "regrate": 1
Words that contain "regrate": 4
Next words in dictionary: regrated, regrater, regratery, regratiatory, regrating, regrator, regrede, regredience, regreet, regress
Previous words in dictionary: regrant, regraft, regrade, regorge, regne, regnative, regnant, regnancy, regnal, regmacarp

English Dictionary Definition of regrate

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