Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “rejoin”

rejoin

verb uk   us  

rejoin verb (RETURN)

    /ˌriːˈdʒɔɪn/ [T] to return to someone or something: She rejoined her husband in Toronto, after her holiday in Paris.

rejoin verb (ANSWER QUICKLY)

    /rɪˈdʒɔɪn/ [+ speech] formal to give a quick answer to what someone has said, in an angry or humorous way: "No, I do not have time to help you," he rejoined impatiently.
(Definition of rejoin from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of rejoin?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “rejoin” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

give the green light to sth

to give permission for someone to do something or for something to happen

Word of the Day

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More