Share this entry


Synonyms of reconcile in English:


  • 1 the news reconciled us
    reunite, bring (back) together (again), restore friendly relations between, restore harmony between, make peace between, resolve differences between, bring to terms;
    rare conciliate
    [Antonyms] estrange, alienate
  • 2 it wasn't easy trying to reconcile his religious beliefs with his career
    make compatible, harmonize, square, make harmonious, synthesize, make congruent, cause to be in agreement, cause to sit happily/easily with;
    adjust, balance, attune
    rare syncretize
  • 4 the creditors had to reconcile themselves to drastic losses of income and capital
    accept, come to accept, resign oneself to, come to terms with, learn to live with, get used to, make the best of, submit to, accommodate oneself to, adjust oneself to, become accustomed to, acclimatize oneself to;
    grin and bear it
    informal like it or lump it
  • Share this entry

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.