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Definition of retrain verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they retrain
he / she / it retrains
past simple retrained
-ing form retraining
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to learn, or to teach someone, a new type of work, a new skill, etc. retrain (somebody) (as something) She retrained as a teacher. retrain somebody to do something Staff have been retrained to use the new technology.
noun [uncountable]
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