English version

retread

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Motor vehicles, Training
retreadre‧tread /ˈriːtred/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 TTCa old tyre which is given a new rubber surface syn remould2 American English informalMAKEDO something that is made or done again, with a few changes added – used to show disapproval 🔊 retreads of old TV shows3 American English informalSET someone who has been trained to do work which is different from what they did before
Examples from the Corpus
retread"Modern Romance" is a retread of some of his earlier work.This nostalgic retread was, like revenge, a dish best eaten cold.
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