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tr.v. re·built (-bĭlt′), re·build·ing, re·builds
1. To build again.
2. To make extensive structural repairs on.
3. To remodel or make extensive changes in: tried to rebuild society.
vb, -builds, -building or -built
1. to make, construct, or form again: the cost of rebuilding the house.
2. (tr) to restore (a system or situation) to a previous condition: his struggle to rebuild his life.
The restoration of an item to a standard as nearly as possible to its original condition in appearance, performance, and life expectancy. See also overhaul; repair.
Past participle: rebuilt
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|Verb||1.||rebuild - build again; "The house was rebuild after it was hit by a bomb"|
construction, building - the act of constructing something; "during the construction we had to take a detour"; "his hobby was the building of boats"
rebuild[ˈriːˈbɪld] (rebuilt (pt, pp)) VT → reconstruir
(= restore) house, wall → wieder aufbauen; (fig) society, relationship → wiederherstellen; country → wieder aufbauen; to rebuild one’s life → sein Leben wieder aufbauen; doctors worked to rebuild his face → die Ärzte versuchten, sein Gesicht wiederherzustellen