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verb [transitive]     rejoin pronunciation in American English
/ˌriˈdʒɔɪn/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyrejoin
he/she/itrejoins
present participlerejoining
past tenserejoined
past participlerejoined
  1. 1
    to return to a group of people who you were with before

    After a short break, she rejoined her colleagues in the meeting room.

  2. 2
    to become part of a club or organization again after you have left it
  3. 3
    to attach two things together again after they have come apart
  4. 4
    to join a road or race again after you have left it for a while

    You can take the back roads through the mountains and then rejoin the highway later.

  5. 5
          pronunciation in American English
/rɪˈdʒɔɪn/ formal to reply quickly to something that has been said
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