a variant spelling of reest
[ree-uh-shoo r, -shur] /ˌri əˈʃʊər, -ˈʃɜr/ verb (used with object), reassured, reassuring. 1. to restore to assurance or confidence: His praise reassured me. 2. to again. 3. to reinsure. /ˌriːəˈʃʊə/ verb (transitive) 1. to relieve (someone) of anxieties; restore confidence to 2. another term for reinsure v. “restore (someone) to confidence,” 1590s, from re- “back, […]
Related Terms all reet, reet adjective (also reet and compleat) Good; proper; excellent; right: With her good looks, she was still ”reet” with me/ looking extremely reet and compleat (1930s+ Jazz musicians) Related Terms all reet
[ree-ah-tuh, -at-uh] /riˈɑ tə, -ˈæt ə/ noun 1. . [ree-ah-tuh, -at-uh] /riˈɑ tə, -ˈæt ə/ noun 1. a lariat. n. 1846, from Spanish reata (see lariat).
[uh-mal-guh-meyt] /əˈmæl gəˌmeɪt/ verb (used with object), amalgamated, amalgamating. 1. to mix or merge so as to make a combination; blend; unite; combine: to amalgamate two companies. 2. Metallurgy. to mix or alloy (a metal) with mercury. verb (used without object), amalgamated, amalgamating. 3. to combine, unite, merge, or coalesce: The three schools decided to […]