reassume

verb re·as·sume \ (ˌ)rē-ə-ˈsüm \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of reassume

reassumed; reassuming; reassumes
: to assume (something) again : to take up or adopt (something) again
  • Cotton, the starting right guard for most of spring, has reassumed that role.
  • —Chandler Rome

First Known Use of reassume

1472

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