Definition of respringing in English:

respringing

noun

  • The action of springing up again; an instance of this.

noun

  • The action or process of fitting something with a new spring or springs.

adjective

  • That springs again.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Samuel Hieron (d. 1617), Church of England clergyman and devotional writer. From respring + -ing<br>mid 19th century; earliest use found in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. From re- + either spring or spring + -ing<br>late 16th century; earliest use found in William Lisle (c1569–1637), translator and Anglo-Saxon scholar. From respring + -ing.

Pronunciation

respringing

/ˌriːˈsprɪŋɪŋ/