What does reinstatement mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reinstatement(noun)

    the condition of being reinstated

    "her reinstatement to her former office followed quickly"

  2. reinstatement(noun)

    the act of restoring someone to a previous position

    "we insisted on the reinstatement of the colonel"


  1. reinstatement(Noun)

    The act of restoring something to its previous state.

    Many people are unhappy with the sacking of the chief constable and demand his immediate reinstatement.

  2. Origin: From reinstate + -ment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reinstatement(noun)

    the act of reinstating; the state of being reinstated; re/stablishment


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reinstatement in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reinstatement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pete Rose:

    I've never looked forward to a birthday like I'm looking forward to my new daughter's birthday, because two days after that is when I can apply for reinstatement.

  2. Lauren McCue:

    The reinstatement of YAF's funds by the administration is a landmark decision in the history of Virginia Tech, i am glad that I took a stand against the clearly ideological discrimination occurring against conservatives on my campus.

  3. The IAAF Council:

    IAAF Council was today informed that written confirmation had been received yesterday from ARAF (All Russia Athletics Federation) accepting their full suspension without requesting a hearing as was their constitutional right, aRAF confirmed they understood that Council would only accept their reinstatement as an IAAF member following the recommendation of the IAAF inspection team who will decide if the verification criteria have been fulfilled. ARAF confirmed they will cooperate fully and actively with the team.

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