Definition of reship in English:

reship

verb

  • 1with object To put into, or on board, a ship again; to transfer to another ship; to transport back or elsewhere by ship.

  • 2with object Originally US. To transport back or elsewhere by rail, road, or air; to dispatch (goods) by these means for a second or subsequent time. Also occasionally without object. Compare "ship".

  • 3with object To set in position, fix up, again, especially on a ship or boat.

Origin

Early 17th century. From re- + ship. Compare earlier reshipping and the foreign-language forms cited at that entry. Compare earlier unship.

Pronunciation

reship

/ˌriːˈʃɪp/