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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.
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(tr) to restore to a former rank or condition
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v.t. -stat•ed, -stat•ing.
to put back or establish again, as in a former position or state: to reinstate the ousted president.
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Past participle: reinstated
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|Verb||1.||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
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verb restore, recall, bring back, re-establish, return, rehabilitate He has agreed to reinstate five senior workers.
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2. To put (someone) in the possession of a prior position or office:
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reinstate[ˈriːɪnˈsteɪt] VT [+ suppressed passage] → reincorporar, incluir de nuevo (in a) [+ dismissed worker] → reincorporar, volver a emplear; [+ dismissed official] → restituir a su puesto
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(= bring back) [+ law, rule] → rétablir
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reinstate[ˌriːɪnˈsteɪt] vt (employee, official) → reintegrare
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