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reacquired

[ uh-kwahyuh r ]SEE DEFINITION OF reacquired
  • as inreplaced
  • as inrecover
  • as inregain
  • as inrepossess
  • as inretrieve

Synonyms for reacquired

  • recouped
  • recovered
  • regained
  • reinstated
  • reintegrated
  • repossessed
  • restored
  • retrieved
  • put back
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In this fashion buoyancy was reacquired and the tender rose to the surface.

Cuban nationality may be reacquired in the manner to be provided by law.

By this union Filippo became powerful, and reacquired Milan and the whole of Lombardy.

The tail of a pig has been grafted into the middle of its back, and reacquired sensibility.

The art may have been introduced from Asia or lost during the long migration and then reacquired.

In a few seconds, as though she had reacquired her strength, she herself pulled the heavy curtain across the window.

The maturity of man—that means, to have reacquired the seriousness that one had as a child at play.

The reacquired wisdom of the ancients by degrees broke down the medieval barriers.

Some individuals have found this immunity a temporary one, to be reacquired each season.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., acqueren, from Old French aquerre "acquire, gain, earn, procure," from Vulgar Latin *acquaerere, from Latin acquirere "to seek in addition to" (see acquisition). Reborrowed in current form from Latin c.1600. Related: Acquired; acquiring.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR REACQUIRED

replaced

adjectivereturned to the same place
  • put back
  • reacquired
  • recouped
  • recovered
  • regained
  • reinstated
  • reintegrated
  • repossessed
  • restored
  • retrieved
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