Definition of re-escalation in English:

re-escalation

noun

  • The act or process of re-escalating a war or conflict.

Pronunciation

re-escalation

/(ˌ)riːɛskəˈleɪʃn/ /riːˌɛskəˈleɪʃn/

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Herman Kahn (1922–1983). From re- + escalation.