retread has definitions from the field of transportation
1
[ verb ] give new treads to (a tire)

Synonyms

remould remold

Related terms

regenerate renew

2
[ verb ] use again in altered form

Synonyms

make_over rework

Examples

"retread an old plot"

Related terms

work

3
[ noun ] (transportation) a used automobile tire that has been remolded to give it new treads

Synonyms

recap

Related terms

car_tire

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