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Reprint

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To Repri'nt. v.a. [re and print.]

  1. To renew the impression of any thing.

    The business of redemption is to rub over the defaced copy of creation, to reprint God's image upon the soul, and to set forth nature in a second and a fairer edition. South.

  2. To print a new edition.

    My bookseller is reprinting the essay on criticism. Pope.

Sources: Pope, Alexander (393) · South, Robert (158)

Attributes: Verb Active (289)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Reprint." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: February 8, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=17308.


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