Definition of reopen in English:

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Pronunciation: /riːˈəʊp(ə)n/


[with object]
Open again: after being renovated the house was reopened to the public [no object]: the trial reopens on 6 March
More example sentences
  • Monck reopened negotiations with Charles II, effected his restoration, and met him on the beach at Dover.
  • India's fear that substantive negotiations will reopen the state's accession to India is unreal.
  • In its last pitch it made a desperate bid to reopen the trial, calling new witnesses, and this was of course refused.

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