Definitions for reconcileˈrɛk ənˌsaɪl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
rec•on•cileˈrɛk ənˌsaɪl(v.)-ciled, -cil•ing.
(v.t.)to cause (a person) to accept or be resigned to something not desired.
to cause to become friendly or peaceable again:
to reconcile hostile persons.
to compose or settle (a quarrel, dispute, etc.).
to bring into agreement or harmony; make compatible or consistent:
to reconcile accounts.
to restore (an excommunicate or penitent) to communion in a church.
(v.i.)to become reconciled.
Origin of reconcile:
1300–50; ME < L reconciliāre. See re -, conciliate
accommodate, reconcile, conciliate(verb)
make (one thing) compatible with (another)
"The scientists had to accommodate the new results with the existing theories"
harmonize, harmonise, reconcile(verb)
bring into consonance or accord
"harmonize one's goals with one's abilities"
reconcile, patch up, make up, conciliate, settle(verb)
come to terms
"After some discussion we finally made up"
resign, reconcile, submit(verb)
accept as inevitable
"He resigned himself to his fate"
To recreate friendly relationships.
To make things compatible or consistent.
To make the net difference in credits and debits of a financial account agree with the balance.
to cause to be friendly again; to conciliate anew; to restore to friendship; to bring back to harmony; to cause to be no longer at variance; as, to reconcile persons who have quarreled
to bring to acquiescence, content, or quiet submission; as, to reconcile one's self to affictions
to make consistent or congruous; to bring to agreement or suitableness; -- followed by with or to
to adjust; to settle; as, to reconcile differences
to become reconciled
Translations for reconcile
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to cause (people) to become friendly again, eg after they have quarrelled
Why won't you be reconciled (with him)?
- reconciliarPortuguese (BR)
- smířit (se)Czech
- آشتی کردنFarsi
- tehdä sovintoFinnish
- (se) réconcilier (avec)French
- मेलमिलाप करनाHindi
- izgladiti (svađu)Croatian
- riconciliare, riconciliarsi conItalian
- berbaik semulaMalay
- zich verzoenenDutch
- forlike, forsoneNorwegian
- آشتی کردنPersian
- پخلاكول، پريكول (فيصله كولPashto
- a (se)împăca (cu)Romanian
- zmieriť (sa)Slovak
- pobotati (se)Slovenian
- pomiriti seSerbian
- 使和解Chinese (Trad.)
- جھگڑا طے کرناUrdu
- giải hòaVietnamese
- 使和解Chinese (Simp.)
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