Definition of reseal in English:

reseal

verb

[WITH OBJECT]
  • Seal (something) again.

    • ‘Resealing the concrete will trap odors in the concrete plus it will help prevent anything else from soaking into it.’
    • ‘Staff resealed the ballot box, witnessed by others.’
    • ‘For four days they cleaned out shops until Egyptian forces resealed the border and built a concrete wall.’
    • ‘Always reseal open bags to prevent the mix drying out and store it in a cool, dark environment.’
    • ‘For example, a man comes to your door offering you a great deal on resealing a driveway.’
    • ‘After opening packets of dried foods, such as flour, rice and breakfast cereals, reseal them tightly or transfer the contents to storage jars with tight lids.’
    • ‘Pour out as much E2 as you want to fill with Vodka then reseal with tape and glue the label back on.’
    • ‘She slowly ate a small amount of the pack and, resealing it carefully, returned it to the pack.’
    • ‘Ian was about to reseal the box, when just such a feeling made him stop.’
    • ‘Site personnel were resealing the penetration after cable installation and were checking the airflow through a temporary seal with a candle flame prior to installing the permanent sealing material.’
    • ‘The union favours a one-off extra charge over an increase in fares because of the costs of resetting and resealing meters.’
    • ‘He resealed the sample and pasted the details and put it in his bag by which time the inspector had marked the time, place, name and address of the complainant.’
    • ‘To open the package, the consumer unscrews the easy-to-open plastic overcap, removes the inner plastic seal by pulling the pullring, and can reseal the bottle with the overcap.’
    • ‘After resealing both doors, Tim led John to the end of the hall.’
    • ‘Reluctantly I resealed the box and put it in the stack of things to come home with me, though from time to time I reached over and ran my fingers along the cardboard just to assure myself it was really there.’
    • ‘After resealing the bag, I waited for the sugar cubes to dissolve.’
    • ‘I told my father I had resealed the bathtub.’
    • ‘What generally happens if items are damaged is they are resealed in special clear plastic bags and delivered.’
    • ‘I added 16 ounces of tap water and resealed the bag.’
    • ‘We opened each container, ate what we wanted, and then resealed the container.’
    • ‘Oskar resealed the letter and began to laugh as he replaced it under Dorothea's door.’
    • ‘He said: ‘Originally we were not going to reseal the roof space once we have removed the asbestos, but we have been advised it would be better to do it.’’
    • ‘The law enforcement officers quickly resealed the blockade.’
    • ‘After resealing the bag, I waited for the sugar cubes to dissolve, then kneaded the pulp a little to ensure a good mix.’
    • ‘Having removed some specimens for analysis, the team took care to reseal the entrance with boulders, thus erasing all evidence of the discovery and restoring the burial place to its original seclusion.’
    • ‘This finding suggests that most wounded cells reseal their membrane defect and that a relatively small fraction of wounded lung cells undergo necrosis.’
    • ‘The shaft was then resealed and access is restricted.’
    • ‘The sealcoat wears off of the surface relatively rapidly, especially in areas of high traffic, and many surfaces are resealed every two to three years.’
    • ‘It turned out that he had carefully opened the box, put a ring in it, then carefully resealed it.’
    • ‘The instrument is used to seal off the tubes: this could be done by cutting them and resealing the ends.’
    • ‘His tool kit includes equipment for unsealing and resealing envelopes, miniature microphones, and wiretapping equipment.’
    • ‘They quickly resealed them.’
    • ‘Carefully, in case she found that she needed to reseal it, she steamed the envelope open and peeled away the fold.’
    • ‘The colleague then informed the experimenter of the participant number and resealed the envelope.’
    • ‘Ajibu says her family only uses the lake water for bathing, washing and resealing her mud floor. '’
    • ‘Just having the freedom to go in and open any disc in the place, listen to it all day and reseal it, was a wonderful gift.’

Pronunciation

reseal

/riːˈsiːl/