reinstate (one) in (something)

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reinstate (one) in (something)

To assign or elect one back into a particular position, role, or place that one previously held. Often used in passive constructions. The board has been directed by the president to reinstate Ms. Richards in her previous position. After Mr. Davis was cleared of all charges, protesters are demanding that the prime minister reinstate him in parliament.
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reinstate someone in something

to put someone back into a certain office or position. If you will pay your dues, we will reinstate you in the organization. Fred was reinstated in office.
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On the day after, like the dogs again, he was reinstated in his privileges; and another change was introduced in the after-dinner formula.
My companions, no doubt, had been reinstated in their cabin, without having perceived it any more than I.
The viewers should demand that Brendan be reinstated in time for the next series in the autumn.
The senator said some police officials felt that the hierarchy was bypassed when Marcos was reinstated in his post without asking their opinion.
The Chief of the Main Criminal Investigation Department of the Interior Ministry, Tilekbai Alibaev, was reinstated in office, the press service of the Interior Ministry said today.
Around 400 students had been reinstated in December, including students who are awaiting trial for felony crimes but have not yet been convicted.
Wouldn't it be neat if in August 2011 the RCN could be reinstated in lieu of Maritime Command--100 years later!
The reinstated employees of OGDCL Hidayat Ullah, Abdul Sattar Lashari, Hussain Bakhsh and Shafiq Sial told that more than 200 employees who were sacked in Nawaz Sharif's regime have been reinstated in OGDCL but they have not been given their previous grades and posts.