reorient


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reorient

(riːˈɔːrɪənt) or

reorientate

vb (tr)
to adjust or align (something) in a new or different way
ˌreorienˈtation n

reorient


Past participle: reoriented
Gerund: reorienting

Imperative
reorient
reorient
Present
I reorient
you reorient
he/she/it reorients
we reorient
you reorient
they reorient
Preterite
I reoriented
you reoriented
he/she/it reoriented
we reoriented
you reoriented
they reoriented
Present Continuous
I am reorienting
you are reorienting
he/she/it is reorienting
we are reorienting
you are reorienting
they are reorienting
Present Perfect
I have reoriented
you have reoriented
he/she/it has reoriented
we have reoriented
you have reoriented
they have reoriented
Past Continuous
I was reorienting
you were reorienting
he/she/it was reorienting
we were reorienting
you were reorienting
they were reorienting
Past Perfect
I had reoriented
you had reoriented
he/she/it had reoriented
we had reoriented
you had reoriented
they had reoriented
Future
I will reorient
you will reorient
he/she/it will reorient
we will reorient
you will reorient
they will reorient
Future Perfect
I will have reoriented
you will have reoriented
he/she/it will have reoriented
we will have reoriented
you will have reoriented
they will have reoriented
Future Continuous
I will be reorienting
you will be reorienting
he/she/it will be reorienting
we will be reorienting
you will be reorienting
they will be reorienting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been reorienting
you have been reorienting
he/she/it has been reorienting
we have been reorienting
you have been reorienting
they have been reorienting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been reorienting
you will have been reorienting
he/she/it will have been reorienting
we will have been reorienting
you will have been reorienting
they will have been reorienting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been reorienting
you had been reorienting
he/she/it had been reorienting
we had been reorienting
you had been reorienting
they had been reorienting
Conditional
I would reorient
you would reorient
he/she/it would reorient
we would reorient
you would reorient
they would reorient
Past Conditional
I would have reoriented
you would have reoriented
he/she/it would have reoriented
we would have reoriented
you would have reoriented
they would have reoriented
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.reorient - orient once again, after a disorientation
orientate, orient - determine one's position with reference to another point; "We had to orient ourselves in the forest"
2.reorient - cause to turn
tip - cause to tilt; "tip the screen upward"
turn - cause to move around or rotate; "turn a key"; "turn your palm this way"
3.reorient - set or arrange in a new or different determinate position; "Orient the house towards the South"
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
align, aline, adjust, line up - place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight; "align the car with the curb"; "align the sheets of paper on the table"
skew - turn or place at an angle; "the lines on the sheet of paper are skewed"
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We're not only seeing financing alternatives by way of capital increases, but there are also cases of companies that have a great opportunity to get out of minority investments and reorient their resources towards others that are more closely related to their principal business," says Javier Contreras, chief of finance at stock brokerage Santander Investment in Santiago.