Definitions for Reconciliationˌrɛk ənˌsɪl iˈeɪ ʃən

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Reconciliation

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rec•on•cil•i•a•tionˌrɛk ənˌsɪl iˈeɪ ʃən(n.)

  1. the act of reconciling or the state of being reconciled.

  2. the process of making consistent or compatible.

Origin of reconciliation:

1300–50; < L reconciliātiō <reconciliā(re) to reconcile

rec`on•cil′i•a•to`ry-əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. reconciliation, rapprochement(noun)

    the reestablishing of cordial relations

  2. reconciliation, balancing(noun)

    getting two things to correspond

    "the reconciliation of his checkbook and the bank statement"


  1. reconciliation(Noun)

    The reestablishment of friendly relations; conciliation or rapprochement.

    He longed for reconciliation with his estranged father, but too many painful memories kept him from making contact again.

  2. reconciliation(Noun)

    The end of estrangement between a human and God as a result of the process of atonement; more specifically,

  3. reconciliation(Noun)

    Process of matching and comparing figures from accounting records against those presented on a bank statement.

  4. Origin: From reconciliatio, from reconciliare

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reconciliation(noun)

    the act of reconciling, or the state of being reconciled; reconcilenment; restoration to harmony; renewal of friendship

  2. Reconciliation(noun)

    reduction to congruence or consistency; removal of inconsistency; harmony


  1. Reconciliation

    Reconciliation is a musical album by Sounds of Blackness.

Translations for Reconciliation

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


There has been a reconciliation between her and her husband; an act of reconciliation.

Get even more translations for Reconciliation »


Find a translation for the Reconciliation definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these Reconciliation definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"Reconciliation." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 18 Dec. 2014. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for Reconciliation?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for Reconciliation: