Rejig in Context:
The given context is actually a pretty good explanation for rejig: the reshuffle that we had in the cabinet of ministers. A reshuffle is essentially a rejig.
There are two more words that can learnt from this paragraph:
1. Revamp: To renovate and restore.
2. Belie: Be in contradiction with.
Dictionary definition for Rejig:
1. (Business / Commerce) to re-equip (a factory or plant)
2. To rearrange, alter, or manipulate, sometimes in a slightly dishonest way.
The following is an extract from The Times of India used for educational purposes: ‘Given the policy paralysis that weighs on the government, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh could have utilised the opportunity of a reshuffle to inject fresh blood into the cabinet, pack it with performers and revamp the government entirely. Instead, the announced changes amount to a routine shuffling of the deck which belie the PM’s earlier promise of an expansive ministerial rejig.’
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