- 1[transitive] reapply something to put another layer of a substance on a surface Sunblock should be reapplied every hour.
- 2[intransitive] reapply (for something) to make another formal request for something Previous applicants for the post need not reapply.
- 3[transitive] reapply something to use something again, especially in a different situation Students are taught a number of skills that can be reapplied throughout their studies.
BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈplaɪ//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈplaɪ//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they reapply
BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈplaɪ//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈplaɪ//he / she / it reapplies
BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈplaɪz//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈplaɪz//past simple reapplied
BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈplaɪd//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈplaɪd//past participle reapplied
BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈplaɪd//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈplaɪd//-ing form reapplying
BrE BrE//ˌriːəˈplaɪɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːəˈplaɪɪŋ//