Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. restoration; restitution: surrender
  • n. explanation; representation

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Restoration: restitution: surrender.
  • n. Explanation; representation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A returning of something; restitution; surrender.
  • n. Explanation; rendering.
  • n. In law, a judicial acknowledgment that the thing in demand belongs to the demandant, and not to the adversary.

Etymologies

Latin redditio, from reddere to give back, to return: compare French reddition. See render. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Ils pensent, ils perdrent tout les choses si ils juste reddition un peu eux-memes.

    rouflaquette Diary Entry

  • CAPITULATION, _f. _, traité pour la reddition d'une place.

    French Conversation and Composition

  • Si n'importe qui calcule qu'en affamant et sieging et bombarder les buy cheap viagra pills gens palestiniens qu'ils veulent une reddition du jour, je suis sur qu'ils ont tort La presentation du passeport a

    Mini-ITX, Nano-ITX and Pico-ITX related news

  • Rendition - Noun - Etymology: obsolete French, from Middle French, alteration of reddition, from Late Latin reddition -, redditio, from Latin reddere to return

    Dissident Voice

  • Passons sur les occupations successives du site par les armées en conflit, la reddition des dernières troupes de Lon Nol aux Khmers rouges en mai 1975, le pire moment de son histoire fut un effroyable holocauste orchestré il y a trente ans par l'armée thaïlandaise elle-même!

    KI Media

  • The reddition of fort St. John took place on the third of November, fevcnty-five.

    History of the War with America, France, Spain, and Holland: Commencing in ...

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.