Definition of recoin in US English:

recoin

verb

  • 1with object To coin (money) again; to pass through the mint again. Also in figurative context. Now chiefly historical.

  • 2with object To coin (a phrase, expression) again, or in a new way.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Lodge (1558–1625), author and physician. From re- + coin.

Pronunciation

recoin

/ˌriːˈkɔɪn/