- 1to start burning again; to make something start burning again The oven burners reignite automatically if blown out. reignite something You may need to reignite the pilot light.
- 2(figurative) Their passion was reignited by a romantic trip to Venice.
NAmE//ˌriɪɡˈnaɪt//[intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they reignite
he / she / it reignites
past simple reignited
-ing form reigniting