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reinstate

[ ree-in-steyt ]
/ 藢ri 瑟n藞ste瑟t /
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verb (used with object), re路in路stat路ed, re路in路stat路ing.
to put back or establish again, as in a former position or state: to reinstate the ousted chairman.
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Origin of reinstate

First recorded in 1620鈥30; re- + instate

OTHER WORDS FROM reinstate

re路in路state路ment, re路in路sta路tion [ree-in-stey-shuhn] /藢ri 瑟n藞ste瑟 蕛蓹n/ nounre路in路sta路tor, nounun路re路in路stat路ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for reinstate

reinstate
/ (藢ri藧瑟n藞ste瑟t) /

verb
(tr) to restore to a former rank or condition

Derived forms of reinstate

reinstatement, nounreinstator, noun
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