Simple Definition of reconciliation
: the act of causing two people or groups to become friendly again after an argument or disagreement
: the process of finding a way to make two different ideas, facts, etc., exist or be true at the same time
Examples of reconciliation in a sentence
Signing the trade agreement was praised as an act of reconciliation between the two countries.
He contacted us in hopes of a reconciliation.
a reconciliation of opposing views
Origin and Etymology of reconciliation
Middle English reconsiliacioun, from Anglo-French, from Latin reconciliation-, reconciliatio, from reconciliare
First Known Use: 14th century
RECONCILIATION Defined for Kids
Definition of reconciliation for Students
: the act of becoming friendly again (as after a disagreement)
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