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re·in·state

 (rē′ĭn-stāt′)
tr.v. re·in·stat·ed, re·in·stat·ing, re·in·states
1. To bring back into use or existence.
2. To restore to a previous condition or position.

re′in·state′ment n.

reinstate

(ˌriːɪnˈsteɪt)
vb
(tr) to restore to a former rank or condition
ˌreinˈstatement n
ˌreinˈstator n

re•in•state

(ˌri ɪnˈsteɪt)

v.t. -stat•ed, -stat•ing.
to put back or establish again, as in a former position or state: to reinstate the ousted president.
[1620–30]
re`in•state′ment, n.
re`in•sta′tor, n.

reinstate


Past participle: reinstated
Gerund: reinstating

Imperative
reinstate
reinstate
Present
I reinstate
you reinstate
he/she/it reinstates
we reinstate
you reinstate
they reinstate
Preterite
I reinstated
you reinstated
he/she/it reinstated
we reinstated
you reinstated
they reinstated
Present Continuous
I am reinstating
you are reinstating
he/she/it is reinstating
we are reinstating
you are reinstating
they are reinstating
Present Perfect
I have reinstated
you have reinstated
he/she/it has reinstated
we have reinstated
you have reinstated
they have reinstated
Past Continuous
I was reinstating
you were reinstating
he/she/it was reinstating
we were reinstating
you were reinstating
they were reinstating
Past Perfect
I had reinstated
you had reinstated
he/she/it had reinstated
we had reinstated
you had reinstated
they had reinstated
Future
I will reinstate
you will reinstate
he/she/it will reinstate
we will reinstate
you will reinstate
they will reinstate
Future Perfect
I will have reinstated
you will have reinstated
he/she/it will have reinstated
we will have reinstated
you will have reinstated
they will have reinstated
Future Continuous
I will be reinstating
you will be reinstating
he/she/it will be reinstating
we will be reinstating
you will be reinstating
they will be reinstating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been reinstating
you have been reinstating
he/she/it has been reinstating
we have been reinstating
you have been reinstating
they have been reinstating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been reinstating
you will have been reinstating
he/she/it will have been reinstating
we will have been reinstating
you will have been reinstating
they will have been reinstating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been reinstating
you had been reinstating
he/she/it had been reinstating
we had been reinstating
you had been reinstating
they had been reinstating
Conditional
I would reinstate
you would reinstate
he/she/it would reinstate
we would reinstate
you would reinstate
they would reinstate
Past Conditional
I would have reinstated
you would have reinstated
he/she/it would have reinstated
we would have reinstated
you would have reinstated
they would have reinstated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.reinstate - restore to the previous state or rank
restore, reconstruct - return to its original or usable and functioning condition; "restore the forest to its original pristine condition"
rehabilitate - reinstall politically; "Deng Xiao Ping was rehabilitated several times throughout his lifetime"
2.reinstate - bring back into original existence, use, function, or position; "restore law and order"; "reestablish peace in the region"; "restore the emperor to the throne"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
redeem - restore the honor or worth of

reinstate

verb restore, recall, bring back, re-establish, return, rehabilitate He has agreed to reinstate five senior workers.

reinstate

verb
1. To bring back into existence or use:
2. To put (someone) in the possession of a prior position or office:
3. To bring back to a previous normal condition:
Translations

reinstate

[ˈriːɪnˈsteɪt] VT [+ suppressed passage] → reincorporar, incluir de nuevo (in a) [+ dismissed worker] → reincorporar, volver a emplear; [+ dismissed official] → restituir a su puesto

reinstate

[ˌriːɪnˈsteɪt] vt
(= bring back) [+ law, rule] → rétablir
(= give job back to) [+ person] → réintégrer
to reinstate sb as sth → réintégrer qn comme qch

reinstate

vt personwieder einstellen (→ in in (+acc)); law and orderwiederherstellen (→ in in (+dat)); death penaltywieder einführen

reinstate

[ˌriːɪnˈsteɪt] vt (employee, official) → reintegrare
References in classic literature ?
The twins considered that success in the election would reinstate them, and that defeat would work them irreparable damage.
Knightley, in walking up to Hartfield to breakfast, did not arrive at all too soon; and half an hour stolen afterwards to go over the same ground again with him, literally and figuratively, was quite necessary to reinstate her in a proper share of the happiness of the evening before.
I picked up her hat, and approached to reinstate it; but perceiving that the people of the house took her part, she commenced capering round the room; and on my giving chase, ran like a mouse over and under and behind the furniture, rendering it ridiculous for me to pursue.
Jansenius," said Miss Wilson, concentrating her resentment by an effort to suppress it, "that Miss Wylie has ignored all the opportunities that have been made for her to reinstate herself here.
Giry, my box-keeper, whom you will reinstate in her functions forthwith.
And so, senor, let your goodness reinstate the father that begot me in your good opinion, and be assured that he was a wise and prudent man, since by his craft he found out such a sure and easy way of remedying my misfortune; for I believe, senor, that had it not been for you I should never have lit upon the good fortune I now possess; and in this I am saying what is perfectly true; as most of these gentlemen who are present can fully testify.
They would quickly resort to means similar to those by which it had been effected, to reinstate themselves in their lost pre-eminence.
Were it proposed by the plan of the convention to abolish the governments of the particular States, its adversaries would have some ground for their objection; though it would not be difficult to show that if they were abolished the general government would be compelled, by the principle of self-preservation, to reinstate them in their proper jurisdiction.
Astor for the protection of the American flag, and a small military force, to enable him to reinstate himself in the possession of Astoria at the return of peace; when the post was formally given up by the British government, though still occupied by the Northwest Company.
To reinstate this much-injured prince in the assumed dignities of his ancestors, the disinterested strangers have come all the way from France: they are determined that his title shall be acknowledged.
This bug is to make my fortune," he continued, with a triumphant smile, "to reinstate me in my family possessions.
He had to reinstate himself in all the wonted concerns of his Mansfield life: to see his steward and his bailiff; to examine and compute, and, in the intervals of business, to walk into his stables and his gardens, and nearest plantations; but active and methodical, he had not only done all this before he resumed his seat as master of the house at dinner, he had also set the carpenter to work in pulling down what had been so lately put up in the billiard-room, and given the scene-painter his dismissal long enough to justify the pleasing belief of his being then at least as far off as Northampton.