- The definition of a revamp is an improvement of an old idea or a newer and better version of something that was disfavored.
When a disfavored idea is revised and gets new life, this is an example of a revamp.
- Revamp is to repair, restore or give something old a new appearance or a new life.
When you try to take steps to repair the reputation of a formerly popular brand, this is an example of a time when you try to revamp the brand.
transitive verbre·vamped, re·vamp·ing, re·vamps
- To patch up or restore; renovate.
- To revise or reconstruct (a manuscript, for example).
- To vamp (a shoe) anew.
(third-person singular simple present revamps, present participle revamping, simple past and past participle revamped)
From re- +"Ž vamp (“to apply a vamp/patch", verb).