Reinstatement - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌriːɪnˈsteɪtmənt|  American pronunciation of the word reinstatement
Brit.  |ˌriːɪnˈsteɪtm(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word reinstatement

noun

- the condition of being reinstated

her reinstatement to her former office followed quickly

- the act of restoring someone to a previous position

we insisted on the reinstatement of the colonel

Examples

After his name was cleared, he was reinstated as committee chairperson.

The school board voted to reinstate the school's uniform policy.

the year the death penalty was reinstated

her reinstatement to her former office followed quickly

we insisted on the reinstatement of the colonel

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