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rejoin

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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.
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