As verbs the difference between rehash and repeat
is that rehash
is to rework old material (physical material, ideas, documents etc), redo some work, with some variations while repeat
is (intransitive) to do or say again (and again).
As nouns the difference between rehash and repeat
is that rehash
is something reworked, or made up from old materials while repeat
is an iteration; a repetition.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
To rework old material (physical material, ideas, documents etc), redo some work, with some variations.
- Today's parliamentary session only rehashed last week's arguments.
- The CEO of the company only rehashed a speech for the news conference.
(computing) To recompute the structure of a hash table, taking into account any newly added items.
- The general rehashed plans for the war.
Something reworked, or made up from old materials.
(computing) A recomputation of the structure of a hash table, taking into account any newly added items.
- He wrote a bad rehash of an earlier essay.
(intransitive) To do or say again (and again).
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(obsolete) To make trial of again; to undergo or encounter again.
(legal, Scotland) To repay or refund (an excess received).
An iteration; a repetition.
A television program shown after its initial presentation -- particularly many weeks after its initial presentation; a rerun.
Patterns of nucleid acids that occur in multiple copies throughout the genome.
- We gave up after the third repeat because it got boring.