reenact

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v reenact act out; represent or perform as if in a play "She reenacted what had happened earlier that day"
    • v reenact enact or perform again "They reenacted the battle of Princeton"
    • v reenact enact again "Congress reenacted the law"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Reënact To enact again.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • reenact To enact again, as a law.
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Quotations

  • Antonin Artaud
    Antonin%20Artaud
    “Hell is of this world and there are men who are unhappy escapees from hell, escapees destined ETERNALLY to reenact their escape.”

Usage

In literature:

A hundred times she reenacted the scene in the Library and recalled her first impression of Jim's personality.
"The Foolish Virgin" by Thomas Dixon
Then Babel was reenacted.
"Captain Blood" by Rafael Sabatini
Perhaps we shall mutually do for each other, and reenact the historical song.
"We Two" by Edna Lyall
In every corner of the wilderness the bloody scenes of Pontiac's war were now reenacted.
"The Old Northwest" by Frederic Austin Ogg
You and the Grefin and the rest of you were merely reenacting a three hundred year old farce.
"The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne" by William J. Locke
The old Constitution had been reenacted with no essential change.
"The Victim" by Thomas Dixon
I reenacted the part of Penelope.
"Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia" by L. Mühlbach,
The Fugitive Slave Law was not reenacted.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 3, 1918" by Various
In 1357 the law was reenacted, with some changes of the destination of the fines collected for its breach.
"An Introduction to the Industrial and Social History of England" by Edward Potts Cheyney
With some disregard to order of their occurrence, many tragic happenings were reenacted during these delirious states.
"Oswald Langdon" by Carson Jay Lee
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In news:

The reenactment of the Battle of Natural Bridge on March 6 in Leon County.
Sammy Hagar's Alien Abduction Reenactment .
Agency's Suicide Reenactment In Squad.
) Police Department created this suicide reenactment video to demonstrate how a handcuffed suspect could kill himself in the back of a squad car.
Civil War Reenactment In Manchester.
A weekend full of Civil War reenactments took place at Wickham Park in Manchester.
Although the event features reenactments of generic Civil War battles, gore is kept to a minimum, Lisa Coffey said.
World War II reenactment slated.
Outlaw Joe's Reenactment of Winning a Subaru.
Outlaw Joe's reenactment of winning a Subaru at the Car Giveaway.
Reenactment shows trucker jailed in Mexico made 'mistake'.
'Savages' movie reenactment ends in shooting.
Battle reenactments will be at 2 pm each day.
North Gwinnett crash reenactment and mock funeral.
Friends Fall Festival features 1806 wedding reenactment .
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In science:

The above program is then reenacted ad infinitum.
Random fractals and tree-indexed Markov chains
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