Restore (someone or something) to their former position or state: the union threatened strike action if Owen was not reinstated
More example sentences
- It is said he was not reinstated to the position in which he was employed prior to the termination.
- It was parliament that reinstated the monarchy during the Restoration period, and not the other way round.
- We are reinstating the rights we always claimed we had.
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