noun Date: 1941 a second match between the same contestants or teams

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  • rematch — (n.) 1941, from RE (Cf. re ) back, again + MATCH (Cf. match) (n.) contest …   Etymology dictionary

  • rematch — ► NOUN ▪ a second match or game between two sports teams or players …   English terms dictionary

  • rematch — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • Rematch — Infobox Album Name = Rematch Type = Compilation Longtype = Artist = Sammy Hagar Released = 1982 Recorded = 1976 1980 Genre = Classic Rock Length = 56:31 Label = Capitol Producer = Carter Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|4|5… …   Wikipedia

  • rematch — [[t]ri͟ːmætʃ[/t]] rematches 1) N COUNT A rematch is a second game that is played between two people or teams, for example because their first match was a draw or because there was a dispute about some aspect of it. [mainly BRIT] Duff said he… …   English dictionary

  • rematch — v. /ree mach , ree mach /; n. /ree mach /, v.t. 1. to match again; duplicate: an attempt to rematch a shade of green paint. 2. to schedule a second match for or between: to rematch the winners in each soccer league. n. 3. a second match between… …   Universalium

  • rematch — 1. noun /riːˈmætʃ,ˈriː.mætʃ/ A repeated contest staged between the same opponents or teams which played a previous contest. After being beaten in pool by Melanie, Mohner asked for a rematch. 2. verb /riːˈmætʃ,ˈriː.mætʃ/ a) To bring opponents… …   Wiktionary

  • rematch — UK [ˈriːˌmætʃ] / US [ˌrɪˈmætʃ] / US [ˈrɪˌmætʃ] noun [countable] Word forms rematch : singular rematch plural rematches in sport, a second match between the same opponents or teams …   English dictionary

  • rematch — re|match [ˈri:mætʃ] n [C usually singular] when two teams or people compete against each other a second time, especially when there was no clear winner in the first competition = ↑replay ▪ Both teams are preparing for the rematch …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • rematch — /ˈrimætʃ/ (say reemach) noun 1. a match played against a contestant whom one has played before. –verb (i) 2. to play such a match. –verb (t) 3. to match again: to rematch the files. –rematching, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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