Pronunciation: ( —v.rē-wīnd'; —n.rē'wīnd"),[key] —v.,-wound or (Rare)-wind•ed; -wind•ing, —n.
—v.t., v.i. 1. to wind again.
2. to wind back to or toward the beginning; reverse.
—n. 1. an act or instance of rewinding.
2. a function of a tape recorder or tape deck that causes the tape to wind backward.
3. a push button or other control for reversing or reeling, as on a tape player.
4. a camera control or mechanism used to wind film back into a film cassette.