noun \(ˌ)rē-ˈyün-yən\

: an act of getting people together again after they have been apart : an act of reuniting

: an organized gathering of people who have not been together for a long time

Full Definition of REUNION

:  an act of reuniting :  the state of being reunited
:  a reuniting of persons after separation

Examples of REUNION

  1. an emotional reunion between mother and son
  2. He dreamed of a reunion with his son.

First Known Use of REUNION



geographical name \rē-ˈyü-nyən, ˌrā-ue-ˈnyōⁿ\

Definition of RÉUNION

island W Indian Ocean in the W Mascarene Islands St.-Denis; an overseas department of France area 970 square miles (2522 square kilometers), pop 834,000


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