re-count

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations noun: /ˈriːkaʊnt/, verb: /ˌriːˈkaʊnt/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/v. riˈkaʊnt; n. ˈriˌkaʊnt, riˈkaʊnt/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(v. rē kount; n.kount′, rē kount)



WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
re-count /v. riˈkaʊnt; n. ˈriˌkaʊnt, riˈkaʊnt/USA pronunciation   v. [+ object]
  1. to count again:re-counting votes.

n. [countable]
  1. a second or additional count:demanded a re-count of the votes.

re•count /rɪˈkaʊnt/USA pronunciation   v. [+ object]
  1. to relate or narrate;
    tell in detail:He recounted his adventures for us.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
re-count  (v. rē kount;n. rēkount′, rē kount),USA pronunciation v.t. 
  1. to count again.

n. 
  1. a second or additional count, as of votes in an election.
  • re- + count1 1755–65

re•count  (ri kount),USA pronunciation v.t. 
  1. to relate or narrate;
    tell in detail;
    give the facts or particulars of.
  2. to narrate in order.
  3. to tell one by one;
    enumerate.
  • Middle French reconter, equivalent. to re- re- + conter to tell, count1
  • late Middle English recounten 1425–75
    • 1.See corresponding entry in Unabridged describe. See  relate. 

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
re-count vb /riːˈkaʊnt/
  1. to count (votes, etc) again
n /ˈriːˌkaʊnt/
  1. a second or further count, esp of votes in a closely contested election
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