Rename Re*name" (r?*n?m"), v. t. To give a new name to. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Rename — (re + name) is a word meaning change the name of something. Different areas, such as linguistics, relational algebra, and computer science incur renaming actions with different detailed activity, however the principles behind are all the same… …   Wikipedia

  • rename — UK US /ˌriːˈneɪm/ verb [T] ► to give something a new name: »It would be advisable to rename the file with a new file extension. »The company had been renamed on the change of ownership …   Financial and business terms

  • rename — ► VERB ▪ give a new name to …   English terms dictionary

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  • rename — [[t]ri͟ːne͟ɪm[/t]] renames, renaming, renamed VERB If you rename something, you change its name to a new name. [V n n] The Prime Minister is being pressed to rename child benefit child allowance ... [V n n] The party leader said the street should …   English dictionary

  • rename — UK [riːˈneɪm] / US [rɪˈneɪm] verb [transitive] Word forms rename : present tense I/you/we/they rename he/she/it renames present participle renaming past tense renamed past participle renamed to change the name of someone or something Many streets …   English dictionary

  • rename — verb Rename is used with these nouns as the object: ↑file …   Collocations dictionary

  • rename — re|name [ˌri:ˈneım] v [T usually passive] to give something a new name rename sth sth ▪ Myddleton Way was renamed Allende Avenue …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • rename — verb (transitive usually passive) to give something a new name: rename sth sth: Myddleton Way was renamed Allende Avenue …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • rename — pervardyti statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Komanda pakeisti failo, katalogo, mygtuko, piktogramos, dokumento ir pan. pavadinimą (vardą). Failą arba katalogą galima pervardyti netiesiogiai – atliekant komandą ↑perkelti. Dar vartojama… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

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