What does resumption mean?

Definitions for resumptionrɪˈzʌmp ʃən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word resumption.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. resumption, recommencement(noun)

    beginning again


  1. resumption(Noun)

    The act of resuming or starting something again.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Resumption(noun)

    the act of resuming; as, the resumption of a grant, of delegated powers, of an argument, of specie payments, etc

  2. Resumption(noun)

    the taking again into the king's hands of such lands or tenements as he had granted to any man on false suggestions or other error

  3. Origin: [cf. F. rsumption, L. resumptio restoration, recovery, fr. resumere. See Resume.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Resumption

    rē-zump′shun, n. act of resuming or taking back again, as the resumption of a grant: the return to special payments.—adj. Resump′tive.—n. a restoring medicine.

Anagrams for resumption »

  1. importunes, mouse print, mouseprint

  2. Mouseprint


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of resumption in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of resumption in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Warren G. Harding:

    Our supreme task is the resumption of our onward, normal way.

  2. Gary Samore:

    We would have to deal with a resumption of Iran's nuclear activities, which we don't want to see take place. Iran would have to deal with the resumption of sanctions, which they don't want.

  3. Federica Mogherini:

    We need a collective rethinking of our overall approach to the conflict. The Quartet will prepare for a resumption of the peace process, including regular and direct outreach to Arab states.

  4. Chief Executive William Furman:

    Our broad-based business is well positioned to capitalize on the opportunities for either resumption of higher oil prices or a continued period of time of transition as we see these lower oil prices take place.

  5. The Energy:

    We look forward to addressing the underlying causes that led to the compliance orders and to developing a positive path forward for the re-opening of WIPP and the resumption of transuranic waste operations at LANL.

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