verb (used with object), re·sumed, re·sum·ing.
verb (used without object), re·sumed, re·sum·ing.
Origin of resume1
OTHER WORDS FROM resumere·sum·a·ble, adjectivere·sum·er, nounun·re·sumed, adjective
Words nearby resume
Example sentences from the Web for resuming
Yet more than a year after resuming office, the demands and expectations of journalists have not been realized.
Nothing in the interim agreement would stop Iran from resuming such activity if negotiations break down, he said.Iran Top Nuke Negotiator: Deal Reversible In One Day|Josh Rogin|January 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the speech, he also called for opening a diplomatic interests section in Tehran and resuming commercial flights to the country.
Just getting home and resuming a kind of basic routine and spending time with friends and family was for me always enough.What It Feels Like to Lose a Presidential Election|David Freedlander|November 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Haaretz poll: Decisive majority (69%) in favor of resuming (social justice) protest.
When the fair weather returned and the snow melted, they left the second wickiup, resuming the ascent of the mighty slopes.The Great Sioux Trail|Joseph Altsheler
But luckily he was gone too far to hear or to understand; and, resuming her course, she hurried on, her head bowed.In Kings' Byways|Stanley J. Weyman
A moment later he rejoined us, resuming his praises of his motor.The Social Gangster|Arthur B. Reeve
"Emmy, you go and ask Mrs. Conner to ask her to come; ask Mrs. Conner to come too," said Mrs. Darter, resuming her feeble voice.Stories That End Well|Octave Thanet
I had finished the campaign and was resuming my clothing, Tom had entirely redressed, but Billy was still on undress duty.Personal Recollections of the Civil War|James Madison Stone