Definition of recanvass in US English:

recanvass

noun

US
  • An act of recanvassing people, votes, etc.

verb

  • with object To canvass again.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in The Times. From recanvass<br>early 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Parsons (1546–1610), Jesuit. From re- + canvass.

Pronunciation

recanvass

/riːˈkanvəs/