Main definitions of reno in English

: reno1Reno2

reno1

Pronunciation /ˈrenō/ /ˈrɛnoʊ/

nounrenos

informal North American
  • A renovation of a building or part of a building.

    • ‘the hotel will reopen in August after a massive reno’
    • ‘a reno project’
    • ‘This is mock example.’

Origin

1980s shortening of renovation.

Main definitions of Reno in English

: reno1Reno2

Reno2

Pronunciation /ˈrēnō/ /ˈrinoʊ/

proper noun

  • A city in western Nevada, on the Truckee River; population 217,016 (est. 2008). It is noted as a gambling resort and for its liberal laws that enable quick marriages and divorces.