Repurposed means to use something that has already been used in a new way. You can repurpose an old object into a new, useful form.

  • He repurposed the old chair into a new chair for the office.

  • They repurposed the old table into a new desk.

Definition of repurposed


To reuse for a different purpose, on a long-term basis, without alteration.


To alter to make more suited for a different purpose.

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