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re·sump·tion

 (rĭ-zŭmp′shən)
n.
The act or an instance of resuming; a beginning again: resumption of negotiations.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Late Latin resūmptiō, resūmptiōn-, recovery, from Latin resūmptus, past participle of resūmere, to resume; see resume.]

resumption

(rɪˈzʌmpʃən)
n
the act of resuming or beginning again
[C15: via Old French from Late Latin resumptiō, from Latin resūmere to resume]
reˈsumptive adj
reˈsumptively adv

re•sump•tion

(rɪˈzʌmp ʃən)

n.
the act of resuming.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Middle French < Late Latin resūmptiō= Latin resūm(ere) to resume + -tiō -tion]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.resumption - beginning again
commencement, start, beginning - the act of starting something; "he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations"

resumption

resumption

noun
A continuing after interruption:
Translations
إسْتِئْناف
nové zahájení
genoptagelse
újrakezdés
endurupptaka; òaî aî hefja aî nÿju
opätovné otvorenie
yeniden başlama

resumption

[rɪˈzʌmpʃən] N (gen) → reanudación f; (= continuation) → continuación f
on the resumption of the sittingal reanudarse la sesión

resumption

[rɪˈzʌmpʃən] n [talks, negotiations, relations, violence, hostilities, testing] → reprise f

resumption

n (of activity)Wiederaufnahme f; (of command, possession)erneute Übernahme; (of journey)Fortsetzung f; (of classes)Wiederbeginn m

resumption

[rɪˈzʌmpʃn] nripresa

resume

(rəˈzjuːm) verb
to begin again after stopping. After tea, the meeting resumed; We'll resume the meeting after tea.
resumption (rəˈzampʃən) noun
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I am unable even to remember at this day what proposal I framed for the end of his holidays and the resumption of his studies.
This interruption, and the consequent wakefulness of Mrs Varden, who had been nodding in her sleep up to this point, except for a minute or two at a time, when she roused herself to scold the locksmith for audaciously taking hold of her to prevent her nodding herself out of the chaise, put a restraint upon the whispered conversation, and made it difficult of resumption.
The latter third of the speech was marred by the resumption of fights and other recreations among certain of the bad boys, and by fidgetings and whis- perings that extended far and wide, washing even to the bases of isolated and incorruptible rocks like Sid and Mary.
I infer," glancing at his hands again, "in the resumption of some old pursuit connected with the shock?
This, and the resumption of my ring, as well as of the bear's grease in moderation, are the last marks I can discern, now, in my progress to seventeen.
The fight that followed was a long one and delayed the resumption of the march for an hour.
He was preparing to transfer his management of the Bank, and to give up any active control of other commercial affairs in the neighborhood, on the ground of his failing health, but without excluding his future resumption of such work.
Gentlemen," shouted an excited member of the procession, "three cheers for the resumption of the land of England by the people of England
I said: "Very well," and with a sudden resumption of her extremely busy, not-a-moment-to-lose manner Rose departed from the room.
And when the time should come for our resumption of those pursuits which
The object of this excellent Charity is--as all serious people know--to rescue unredeemed fathers' trousers from the pawnbroker, and to prevent their resumption, on the part of the irreclaimable parent, by abridging them immediately to suit the proportions of the innocent son.
If we could only get some hint as to what passed in his mind, between the time of my argument with him today and his resumption of fly-catching, it might afford us a valuable clue.