transitive verb-·heard′ , -·hear′ing
Law to hear (a case) a second time
transitive verbre·heard, re·hear·ing, re·hears
- To hear again.
- Law To allow a second hearing of (a case) or allow (a second argument of a motion or appeal) after a decision has been rendered, usually as a result of a request citing a perceived defect in the decision.
(third-person singular simple present rehears, present participle rehearing, simple past and past participle reheard)
- to hear again
re- +"Ž hear