re-enact - definition and synonyms

verb

or reenact

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    1
    to recreate something such as a past situation or event

    Police officers used lookalikes to re-enact the scene in an attempt to jog the public's memory.

    Submitted by Rafael Romero from Dominican Republic on 26/09/2014
  2.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    2
    to recreate a historic event such as a battle, wearing costumes similar to those of the time

    He spends his weekends reenacting civil war battles.

    Submitted by Rafael Romero from Dominican Republic on 26/09/2014