—v., -ran, -run, -running,
to run again.
1. the act of rerunning.
2. a showing of a motion picture or television program after its initial run, usually some months or years later.
3. the motion picture or television program being shown again.
4. Informal.a person or thing that is merely a restatement or imitation of something familiar; rehash: The plot is just a rerun of every other spy story.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.