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Related to re-examine: antagonise, unpreparedness, overstepping, formable
re·ex·am·inealso re-ex·am·ine (rē′ĭg-zăm′ĭn)
tr.v. re·ex·am·ined, re·ex·am·in·ing, re·ex·am·ines also re-ex·am·ined or re-ex·am·in·ing or re-ex·am·ines
1. To examine again or anew; review.
2. Chiefly British To question (a witness) in redirect examination.
1. to examine again
2. (Law) law to examine (one's own witness) again upon matters arising out of his cross-examination
Past participle: re-examined
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|Verb||1.||re-examine - question after cross-examination by opposing counsel; "re-examine one's witness"|
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"