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verb [transitive] rejoin pronunciation in British English /ˌriːˈdʒɔɪn/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlerejoining
past tenserejoined
past participlerejoined
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  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
     rejoin pronunciation in British English /rɪˈdʒɔɪn/ formal to reply quickly to something that has been said
  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 motorway later.



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