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rewire

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Electricity
rewirere‧wire /ˌriːˈwaɪə $ -ˈwaɪr/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 TPEto put new electric wires in a building, machine, light etc
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rewireBy 2000, the rest of San Diego should be rewired.Supposing you want your house rewired.Today they are being rewired and repainted in a new livery, giving them a handsome appearance which belies their fifty years.The building was rewired in 1973.Like I said, if this guitar were mine I'd rewire it like an ES335.And he approved the rewiring of decision-making and spending authorities.They told him that division progress required a complete rewiring of the decision-making process in order to push author-ity down the line.In 1987 a survey concluded that the theatre should shut immediately, to allow structural repairs, rewiring, refitting and restoration.
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rewire
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrewire
he, she, itrewires
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyrewired
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave rewired
he, she, ithas rewired
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad rewired
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill rewire
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have rewired
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam rewiring
he, she, itis rewiring
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you, we, theyare rewiring
Past
I, he, she, itwas rewiring
you, we, theywere rewiring
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been rewiring
he, she, ithas been rewiring
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been rewiring
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be rewiring
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been rewiring
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