Definitions

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  • adj. Pertaining to something or someone renewed or rebuilt.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of restore.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • “My father has been forgiven and his title restored,” I say defensively.

    The White Queen

  • To run away to Brittany like a gypsy woman to be with the two of them would be to surrender any chance of getting my son’s inheritance restored to him, his title restored to him, and he himself safely returned to his place in the highest circles of the land.

    The Red Queen

  • But Martin restored the blonde to Jimmy, and the three of them, with half a dozen friends, watched the revolving couples and laughed and joked with one another.

    Chapter 42

  • GOP candidates want to round up the unemployed in restored prison camps and "teach them hygiene."

    Send in the Clowns

  • After Semin restored Washington's one-goal lead in the second, Montreal struck quickly as Lang scored 1: 56 into the third to tie it at 2, followed by another power-play goal by Andrei Kostitsyn at 2: 39 which put Montreal up 3-2.

    USATODAY.com

  • Kulemin restored Toronto's one-goal lead when he beat Price from the slot at 2: 37.

    USATODAY.com

  • Nikolai Kulemin restored Toronto's one-goal lead with his eighth goal early in the second.

    USATODAY.com

  • Unbeknownst to me, there was also the Weald and Downland Open Air Museum right next door, where you can go and walk around in restored buildings from all over the country that have been taken down from their original settings and brought in pieces, numbered and archived, to the grounds of the museum, where they are carefully stored until they have the money to reassemble and restore them.

    Archive 2007-08-01

  • Furthermore, the insinuation that Ba'ath ideology would be restored is simply false: the article provides no suggestion of a return to Sunni-dominated pan-Arabism.

    Sound Politics: McDermott: Bring Back Baath Party

  • Ovechkin restored the three-goal cushion at 14: 06 with his 21st goal of the season, and 69 seconds later Green made it 5-1.

    USATODAY.com

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  • Bus services have been restored to the northside of Cork City.

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