Meaning of “reconcile” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] us uk /ˈrekənsaɪl/

to make two different ideas, beliefs, or situations agree or able to exist together:

It is sometimes difficult to reconcile science and religion.
How can you reconcile / your love of animals with your habit of eating them?
be reconciled (with sb)

to become friendly with someone after you have argued with them:

I doubt that I'll ever be reconciled with my ex-husband.

(Definition of “reconcile” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)