reeducate for learners of American EnglishPowered by COBUILD (riɛdʒʊkeɪt) also re-educate
Word forms: reeducates, reeducating, reeducated
If an organization such as a government tries to reeducate a group of people, they try to make them adopt new attitudes, beliefs, or types of behavior. ⇒ We are having to reeducate the public very quickly about something they have always taken for granted.
reeducation (riɛdʒʊkeɪʃən)uncountable noun ⇒ ...a program of punishment and reeducation of political dissidents.