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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"

Wiktionary

  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?

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Reunionnoun

    Return to a state of juncture, cohesion, or concord.

    Etymology: reunion, Fr. re and union.

    She, that should all parts to reunion bow,
    She that had all magnetick force alone,
    To draw and fasten sundred parts in one. John Donne.

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

  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

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

Freebase

  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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Numerology

  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. Prime Minister Najib Razak:

    Today, 515 days since the plane disappeared, it is with a heavy heart that I must tell you that an international team of experts have conclusively confirmed that the aircraft debris found on Reunion Island is indeed from MH370, i would like to assure all those affected by this tragedy that the government of Malaysia is committed to do everything within our means to find out the truth of what happened.

  2. Kevin Reilly:

    It taps into an era when friends — and audiences — gathered together in real time and we think this reunion special will capture that spirit, uniting original and new fans, friends.

  3. 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.

  4. Kelly Dodd:

    Andy Cohen came after me. Because we had our wedding on 10/10 then filmed the reunion ? andy Cohen was like ‘ how dare you go travel and have a wedding in a pandemic ? How could you ? ’.

  5. Bryant McGill:

    When you surrender and release the illusion of control, you begin to free-fall toward your destiny of a grand reunion with your original-self; a self uncorrupted by the world’s false lessons of fear and control.

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