1
[ verb ] restore to the previous state or rank

Used in print

(The Rev. John A. O'Brien, "Let's Take Birth Control...)

After a flood of protests , they were reinstated at the beginning of 1953 .

2
[ verb ] bring back into original existence, use, function, or position

Synonyms

reestablish restore

Examples

"restore law and order" "reestablish peace in the region" "restore the emperor to the throne"

Related terms

change reinstatement

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