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English verb: reinstate

1. reinstate (social) restore to the previous state or rank

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)reconstruct, restore

Narrower (hyponym)rehabilitate

2. reinstate (social) bring back into original existence, use, function, or position

SamplesRestore law and order.
Reestablish peace in the region.
Restore the emperor to the throne.

Synonymsreestablish, restore

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)alter, change, modify

Narrower (hyponym)redeem

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