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See also: reëxchange


Alternative forms[edit]


re- +‎ exchange


  • IPA(key): /ˌɹiːɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ/


reexchange (plural reexchanges)

  1. A renewed exchange.
  2. A reversal of an exchange.
  3. (finance) The expense chargeable on a bill of exchange or draft that has been dishonoured in a foreign country and returned to its country of origin, and then taken up.
    • 1807, William Glen, A Treatise on the Law of Bills of Exchange, Promissory Notes, Bank-Notes and Cheques:
      In England , the drawer of a bill was found liable for the whole amount of the reexchange, occasioned by the circuitous mode of returning the bill through the various countries in which it had been negotiated


reexchange (third-person singular simple present reexchanges, present participle reexchanging, simple past and past participle reexchanged)

  1. (transitive) To exchange again or anew.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for reexchange in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)