Definitions for reinstateˌri ɪnˈsteɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reinstate(verb)

    restore to the previous state or rank

  2. restore, reinstate, reestablish(verb)

    bring back into original existence, use, function, or position

    "restore law and order"; "reestablish peace in the region"; "restore the emperor to the throne"

Wiktionary

  1. reinstate(Verb)

    To restore somebody to a former position or rank.

  2. reinstate(Verb)

    To bring back into use or existence.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reinstate(verb)

    to place again in possession, or in a former state; to restore to a state from which one had been removed; to instate again; as, to reinstate a king in the possession of the kingdom

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Nicolas Sarkozy on a fast-track:

    We need to reinstate firmness and authority in this country.

  2. Malcolm Turnbull:

    In the event of there being a new global agreement we'll review the existing policy, but the idea we would or should suddenly reinstate something we have abolished is ridiculous.

  3. Anthony Glees:

    Border control is absolutely critical, they can reinstate border controls so they know who is in their country, they know who leaves their country and they know where they've been if they leave their country.

  4. Todd Starnes:

    I spoke to the president of the school and he tells me they hope to meet with the pastor next week to reach an agreement, the Maryland School for the Blind needs to do the right thing and reinstate the Bible Study club immediately.

  5. Samir Kamal:

    Something should be done by OPEC countries to reinstate its role to stabilize the market, ensuring a fair price for both producers and consumers, or there is no need for it any more, especially if only one country is dictating its strategy while hurting other members.

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