reconcile

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become reconciled with (someone or something)

To forgive, accept, or make peace with someone, something, or some situation. I haven't spoken to my brother in 10 years, but I still hope to become reconciled with him some day.
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reconcile oneself to something

to grow to feel comfortable with an undesirable or challenging situation. John reconciled himself to living alone. Anne reconciled herself to having to wear glasses.
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reconcile something with something

to bring something into harmony, accord, or balance with something. The accountants were not able to reconcile the expense claims with the receipts that had been turned in. I can't reconcile your story with those of the other witnesses.
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He could not but wonder at her refusing to do anything for a niece whom she had been so forward to adopt; but, as she took early care to make him, as well as Lady Bertram, understand that whatever she possessed was designed for their family, he soon grew reconciled to a distinction which, at the same time that it was advantageous and complimentary to them, would enable him better to provide for Fanny himself.
The necessity of the measure in a pecuniary light, and the hope of its utility to his son, reconciled Sir Thomas to the effort of quitting the rest of his family, and of leaving his daughters to the direction of others at their present most interesting time of life.
I hope it was that he wanted to see Amelia and be reconciled before he left the world to one dear and faithful wife of his son: it was most likely that, for his will showed that the hatred which he had so long cherished had gone out of his heart.
When Amelia heard that her father-in-law was reconciled to her, her heart melted, and she was grateful for the fortune left to her.
The female Bullock, aunt of Georgy, although despoiled by that little monster of one-half of the sum which she expected from her father, nevertheless showed her charitableness of spirit by being reconciled to the mother and the boy.
God knows whether they are fully reconciled," thought Anna, hearing her tone, cold and composed.
And she would still brush and carefully tend Maggie's hair, which she had become reconciled to, in spite of its refusal to curl, now it was so long and massy.
This common link not only puts cancer, fibromyalgia, diabetes, HIV/Aids, and virtually all sicknesses in one category, but in theory by reconciling these "common denominators" then all sicknesses can be reconciled quickly, safely, and efficiently.
In their view, once these factors are reconciled simply and inexpensively at home, wellness in the body is restored in an instant.
Therefore, if we are to take reconciliation as a goal, then every transgression that needs to be reconciled must be taken back to the fundamental violation between human beings and God.
Created in 2002 as Paris's anti-museum and expanded to 236,000 square feet in 2012, Le Palais is intended to reconcile the City of Light with contemporary art, just as Israeli-born Arad has reconciled design and art with limited-edition pieces commanding up to six figures at auction.
We can then humbly receive the truth of Romans 5: "For if when we were enemies we were reconciled to God through the death of His Son, much more, having been reconciled, we shall be saved through His life.
We reconciled with individuals, we treated each case individually, and those who had killed Iraqis did not participate in the reconciliation talks," he added.
Manila: The Philippines moved closer to having a law that will criminalise human rights violations after the Senate's ratification of a reconciled version of the Anti-torture Bill.
He also directed the department that the meeting of fiscal monitoring committee would be held every two month rather than quarterly and department should submit their reconciled accounts in the meeting.