|1.||indicating return to a previous condition, restoration, withdrawal, etc: rebuild; renew; retrace; reunite|
|2.||indicating repetition of an action: recopy; remarry|
|usage Verbs beginning with re- indicate repetition or restoration. It is unnecessary to add an adverb such as back or again: This must not occur again (not recur again); we recounted the votes (not recounted the votes again, which implies that the votes were counted three times, not twice)|
Again; anew: rebreathing.
Backward; back: recurvation.