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regifter

(noun) : someone who returns a gift by passing it off as their own gift without notice.

I can't believe he didn't like my book! He regifted it.

Submitted by: Mark from Wisconsin on Oct. 04, 2007 17:16


(noun) : a person who saves gifts to give them to other people

My wife is a school teacher and such a regifter—it drives me crazy when she keeps the gifts her students give her in order to give to friends and our childrens' teachers for christmas gifts.

Submitted by: Fawkes from Florida on Jan. 17, 2006 13:57


(noun) : "someone that gives a gift to another person that originally was given to them"

My grandmother is so cheap, she's actually become a regifter and she gave me a box of scented soaps. —Seinfeld writers, episode of Seinfeld, unknown

Submitted by: jonathan keith sheriff from California on Oct. 28, 2005 00:45


regifting (noun) : The practice of giving an unwanted gift as a gift to another

Joe practiced regifting by passing on the candle holder he received for Christmas to Annette for her going away gift.

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jan. 10, 2006 23:53


region-free (adjective) : without a preset region code: able to play DVDs using any region code

A region-free DVD player is what I want to purchase.

Submitted by: J.C. Moore from Pennsylvania on Feb. 10, 2009 12:18


regionalist (noun) : chauvinism based upon region

You are nothing but a regionalist

Submitted by: Chauncey Sims from Florida on Jul. 23, 2008 01:04


regmaglypt (noun) : the indentations, or thumbprints, found in meteorites

Submitted by: Anonymous on Sep. 16, 2005 22:55


regmaglypts (noun) : shallow indentations or pits on the surface of a meteorite, resembling thumbprint impressions in clay, created by ablation while falling in an atmosphere

Submitted by: Anonymous on Dec. 25, 2016 21:39


regurgitant (noun) : a substance that flows counter to the normal direction

Submitted by: Edward Arquette from North Carolina on Oct. 23, 2014 12:43


regurgitative (adjective) : of or pertaining to retching and vomiting

Wolves have been known to feed their pups by way of regurgitative food transfer.

Submitted by: spiritualfields on Oct. 25, 2005 16:48


rehability (noun) : the ability to rehabilitate

Some patients have rehability post-operatively. Some do not.

Submitted by: Dr mark Sherman from New York on Oct. 28, 2013 14:29


reice (verb) : to replace the melted ice used to preserve and/or maintain the coldness of food or beverages in an ice box

"Kristoffer, reice the fish in the box! It might spoil."

Submitted by: poison_ivy from Philippines on Nov. 06, 2007 09:00