reboot - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] 

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  1. 1
    computing the act of starting a computer again after it has been turned off
  2. 2
    a reworking or relaunch of something such as a film or TV series from the past

    Starsky & Hutch (2015) is another American crime comedy film reboot of the iconic 70s TV series.

    After Superman Returns there were rumours flying everywhere of a Superman reboot.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary from United Kingdom on 05/01/2016