verb (used with or without object)
to open again.
to start again; resume:
to reopen an argument; to reopen an attack.
to open or cause to open again
noun, Informal. 1. an act or instance of reopening negotiations, as on the provisions of a contract.
noun 1. an act or instance, process, or manner of functioning or operating. 2. the state of being operative (usually preceded by in or into): a rule no longer in operation. 3. the power to act; efficacy, influence, or force. 4. the exertion of force, power, or influence; agency: the operation of alcohol on the […]
verb (used with object) 1. to put in order again: to reorder the card file. 2. to give a reorder for: to reorder the books before they’re completely sold out. verb (used without object) 3. to order goods again. noun 4. a second or repeated order for the same goods: to put through a reorder […]
[ree-awr-dn-ey-shuh n] /ˌri ɔr dnˈeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. a second ordination. 2. Roman Catholic Church. the ordination of a priest whose first orders have been held invalid. 3. Ecclesiastical. the second ordination of a priest whose first orders were received from another church. 4. the sacrament elevating a deacon, priest, or bishop to a higher […]