General English


  • verb to send a message to its destination by another route
  • verb to treat the output of one program as input for another program


  • To send through an alternate channel or path, or to otherwise divert from the accustomed destination. For example, to send a message to an alternate recipient when the preferred recipient is not available. Also called reroute.
  • synonymre-route
  • synonymreroute

Information & Library Science

  • verb to send mail to a new address after it has been delivered to the old one