Main definitions of resoil in English

: resoil1resoil2

resoil1

Pronunciation /ˌriːˈsɔɪl/

verb

  • To soil or make dirty again. In later use also without object: to become soiled again.

    rare before late 19th century.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Joshua Sylvester (d. 1618), poet and translator. From re- + soil.

Main definitions of resoil in English

: resoil1resoil2

resoil2

Pronunciation /ˌriːˈsɔɪl/

verb

  • To cover again with soil; to provide with fresh soil.

Origin

Early 19th century. From re- + soil.