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Definitions for reunion
riˈyun yən, reɪ-re·union

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reunionnoun

    a party of former associates who have come together again

  2. reunion, reunificationnoun

    the act of coming together again

    "monetary unification precipitated the reunification of the German state in October 1990"


  1. Réunionnoun

    Island in the Indian Ocean to the west of Mauritius and to the east of Madagascar.

  2. Réunionnoun

    Overseas département of France on this island.

  3. reunionnoun

    The process or act of reuniting.

  4. reunionnoun

    A planned event at which members of a dispersed group meet together.

    Are you going to the reunion this year?

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reunionnoun

    a second union; union formed anew after separation, secession, or discord; as, a reunion of parts or particles of matter; a reunion of parties or sects

    Etymology: [Pref. re- + union: cf. F. runion.]

  2. Reunionnoun

    an assembling of persons who have been separated, as of a family, or the members of a disbanded regiment; an assembly so composed

    Etymology: [Pref. re- + union: cf. F. runion.]


  1. Reunion

    "Reunion" is episode 10 of season 2 in the television show Angel.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Reunion

    rē-ūn′yun, n. a union after separation: an assembly or social gathering. [Fr. réunionre-, again, union, union.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Reunion

    (formerly Île de Bourbon) (166), mostly Creoles, a French island in the Indian Ocean, 358 m. E. of Madagascar, 38 m. by 28; a volcanic range intersects the island; the scenery is fine; streams plentiful, but small; one-third of the land is uncultivated, and grows fruits, sugar (chief export), coffee, spices, &c. St. Denis (33), on the N. coast, is the capital; has been a French possession since 1649.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Reunion

    One of the Indian Ocean Islands, east of Madagascar. Its capital is Saint-Denis. It was discovered in 1507 by the Portuguese and claimed by France in 1638. It was first colonized in 1662 as Isle de Bourbon but renamed Reunion in 1793. In 1946 it was made an overseas department of France. The name commemorates the reunion of the revolutionaries from Marseilles with the National Guard in Paris in 1792. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1011; Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p454; French Embassy)

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reunion in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reunion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of reunion in a Sentence

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Nous entendons souvent les phrases comme «univers envoyer des messages» ou «sérendipité» lorsque les gens décrivent un événement qui change la vie inattendue, ou une invention qui est arrivé de façon inattendue comme une conséquence totalement involontaire bien sûr par ailleurs normal d'actions. En tant que scientifique, je ne pense qu'aucune nouvelle invention qui se passe soit par la meilleure conception d'expériences ou de la chance coïncidence pris isolément. Une analyse plus approfondie révèle toujours que toute invention notable est souvent le résultat d'une réunion synergique de probabilité statistique avec la stratégie bien planifiée, à savoir qu'il est une combinaison de l'incertitude avec certitude qui se produit au bon moment dans le bon endroit. Que Louis Pasteur a déclaré correctement, le hasard ne favorise toujours que les esprits préparés. Donc à mon avis, vous devez garder votre esprit alerte, vif et bien préparé à tout moment tout en travaillant sur vos objectifs, parce que vous ne savez jamais quand sérendipité vous rendra visite, ou lorsque univers serait tapez sur votre épaule pour vous donner les signes fortuites. Seulement votre esprit préparé vous permettrait d'accueillir merveilleuse sérendipité dans votre vie, et de comprendre les signes subtils envoyés par univers.

  2. Katie Holmes:

    However, with this keep-moving-forward attitude, the actress brings some bad news for Dawsonfans hoping for a return to the Creek. ['Dawson’s Creek'] was such a special time in all of our lives [but] some things are better when it stays the way it was, i would love to get together with everybody, [but] I’m not sure a reunion would be as fulfilling as what we all want it to be. I’m game for anything.

  3. Nick Carpou:

    It's no secret that people were anticipating a reunion of [ Damon and Paul Greengrass ].

  4. Dalai Lama:

    I prefer Tibet remain within the zone of China. Some kind of reunion.

  5. Bethenny Frankel:

    This weekend, Luann was surrounded by her girlfriends and decided -- with their support -- that in light of recent circumstances, it is the healthiest choice for her not to attend Tuesday's reunion taping so that she can continue in her healing process, luann is now surrounded by a core group of people who truly have her best interests at heart and who are working to make sure she gets the help she needs. Bravo has been very supportive of Luann during this time. It's a brave and honest decision by her, and everyone is rallying around her and wants the best for her.

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    a state of acute pain
    • A. nuisance
    • B. suffering
    • C. deterioration
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