Definition of reidentify in US English:

reidentify

verb

  • 1with object To re-establish or reconfirm the identity of; to identify again.

  • 2with object To make a new and different identification of; to reascribe the identity of.

  • 3with object (refl.) and without object. To identify oneself with something again. Chiefly with with.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772–1834), poet, critic, and philosopher. From re- + identify.

Pronunciation

reidentify

/ˌriːʌɪˈdɛntɪfʌɪ/