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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rejoinverb

    join again

  2. retort, come back, repay, return, riposte, rejoinverb

    answer back


  1. rejoinverb

    To join again; to unite after separation.

  2. rejoinverb

    To come, or go, again into the presence of; to join the company of again.

  3. rejoinverb

    To state in reply; -- followed by an object clause.

  4. rejoinverb

    To answer to a reply.

  5. rejoinverb

    To answer, as the defendant to the plaintiff's replication.

  6. Etymology: rejoindre; pref. re- re- + joindre to join. See join, and confer rejoinder.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To REJOINverb

    Etymology: rejoindre, Fr.

    The grand signior conveyeth his gallies down to Grand Cairo, where they are taken in pieces, carried upon camels backs, and rejoined together at Sues. Thomas Browne, Vulg. Err.

    Thoughts, which at Hyde-park-corner I forgot,
    Meet and rejoin me in the pensive grot. Alexander Pope.

  2. To Rejoinverb

    To answer to an answer.

    It will be replied, that he receives advantage by this lopping of his superfluous branches; but I rejoin, that a translator has no such right. John Dryden, Ovid. Preface to.


  1. rejoin

    To rejoin essentially means to get back together or reconnect with someone or something that one has been separated from. It can refer to becoming a part of a group, team, or conversation once again. It may also denote responding to a comment, argument, or a particular point in a conversation or debate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rejoinverb

    to join again; to unite after separation

  2. Rejoinverb

    to come, or go, again into the presence of; to join the company of again

  3. Rejoinverb

    to state in reply; -- followed by an object clause

  4. Rejoinverb

    to answer to a reply

  5. Rejoinverb

    to answer, as the defendant to the plaintiff's replication

  6. Etymology: [F. rejoindre; pref. re- re- + joindre to join. See Join, and cf. Rejoinder.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rejoin

    rē-join′, v.t. to join again: to unite what is separated: to meet again.—v.i. to answer to a reply.—ns. Rejoin′der, an answer joined on to another, an answer to a reply: (law) the defendant's answer to a plaintiff's replication; Rejoin′dūre (Shak.), a joining again.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. rejoin

    To join again; to return; as, the officer rejoined his regiment.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rejoin in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rejoin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of rejoin in a Sentence

  1. Judith Butler:

    When some people rejoin with 'All Lives Matter' they misunderstand the problem, but not because their message is untrue. It is true that all lives matter, but it is equally true that not all lives are understood to matter, which is precisely why it is most important to name the lives that have not mattered, and are struggling to matter in the way they deserve, if we jump too quickly to the universal formulation, 'all lives matter,' then we miss the fact that black people have not yet been included in the idea of 'all lives.'.

  2. Steve Warren:

    The training will take as long as it takes based on the skill level that we see out of the trainees, we're going to ... continue the training until we get to a point where we believe that they're ready to rejoin the battlefield.

  3. Marie Antoinette:

    It is to you, my sister, that I write for the last time. I have just been condemned, not to a shameful death, for such is only for criminals, but to go and rejoin your brother. Innocent like him, I hope to show the same firmness in my last moments.

  4. Marlon Marshall:

    It was our deep-seated belief that grassroots organizing is a necessary component to making change in those communities, today, the 270 mission is stronger than ever, and I could not be more excited to rejoin the team.

  5. The Russian Foreign Ministry:

    Introducing new unilateral sanctions against the Republic of Crimea and the city of Sebastopol by the USA and European Union is a direct evidence that the West has acknowledged that the decision by the Crimeans to rejoin Russia was unanimous and voluntary, that's why they chose the 'punishment' to be collective.

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