AskDefine | Define revictual

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English

Etymology

From re- + victual.

Pronunciation

/ɹiːˈvɪtəl/

Verb

  1. To supply with fresh provisions.
    • 1942: When it was proposed that it should be revictualled on the same system as Belgium, Nicholas objected. — Rebecca West, Black Lamb and Grey Falcon (Canongate 2006, p. 1053)
    • 1888: "Vessels of war of belligerents shall not revictual or take in stores in the Canal and its ports of access..." - The Convention of Constantinople, Article 4.
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