Associations to the word «Reinstate»


REINSTATE, verb. To restore somebody to a former position or rank.
REINSTATE, verb. To bring back into use or existence.

Dictionary definition

REINSTATE, verb. Restore to the previous state or rank.
REINSTATE, verb. Bring back into original existence, use, function, or position; "restore law and order"; "reestablish peace in the region"; "restore the emperor to the throne".

Wise words

Every once in a while, you let a word or phrase out and you want to catch it and bring it back. You can't do that. It's gone, gone forever.
Dan Quayle