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retrain definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

v
1: teach new skills; "We must retrain the linguists who cannot find employment"
2: train again; "He is retraining to become an IT worker"

Merriam Webster's

Date: 1898 transitive verb to train again or anew intransitive verb to become trained again retrainable adjective

Oxford Reference Dictionary

v.tr. & intr. train again or further, esp. for new work.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(retrains, retraining, retrained) If you retrain, or if someone retrains you, you learn new skills, especially in order to get a new job. Why not retrain for a job which will make you happier?... Union leaders have called upon the government to help retrain workers. VERB: V, V n retraining ...measures such as the retraining of the workforce at their place of work... N-UNCOUNT: oft N n



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