Meaning of “reconcile” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /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)