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reinstate

re·in·state

reinstate

 
 
pronunciation:
ri ihn steIt
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: reinstated, reinstates, reinstating
definition: to put back into a former position, condition, or state of effectiveness; reestablish or reinstitute.
After the investigation turned up no evidence of wrongdoing, she was reinstated as leader of the party.
antonyms:
displace
similar words:
rehabilitate, restore, retrieve, return, revive
derivation: reinstatement (n.)