Another posts

phenakistoscope definition styptic power trifurcation definition one ten thousandth rockit grout gun subversion synonyms altar tomb trephining definition use circumflex in a sentence xvi definition footboard meaning unarmed definition budget cut definition alveolitis definition death throe supervention definition surmisings definition disjunctive syllogism definition small in a small way sea fowl one holding notes scaling ladders fall trap on the sly meaning meting out meaning coronoid process definition beat the record good spirits meaning concyclic definition stannic sulfide scientific discipline definition

reenlistment

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n reenlistment a renewed enlistment
    • ***
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Reënlistment A renewed enlistment.
    • ***
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n reenlistment The act or fact of reënlisting.
    • ***

Usage

In literature:

In this company Lincoln reenlisted as a private.
"McClure's Magazine, January, 1896, Vol. VI. No. 2" by Various
Jacob Eckert did not reenlist and was not mustered out with his comrades for the reason that he was then under arrest on a charge of desertion.
"Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by Grover Cleveland
A committee of girls went from house to house reenlisting the boys.
"In the Days of Poor Richard" by Irving Bacheller
He's reenlisted; and I smiled to see him going, too: There's nothing that becomes him half so well as army-blue.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 79, May, 1864" by Various
He reenlisted as a veteran volunteer January i, 1864, and was finally mustered out April 20, 1866.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by Grover Cleveland
They enlisted for sixteen or twenty years and often reenlisted.
"History Of Ancient Civilization" by Charles Seignobos
We could have reenlisted on the spot.
"The Southerner" by Thomas Dixon
Postwar black reenlistment, particularly among service men stationed overseas, was climbing far beyond expectation.
"Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965" by Morris J. MacGregor Jr.
Meantime, I shall reenlist, as I said.
"Winning the Wilderness" by Margaret Hill McCarter
While sitting in the doorway one day, with his Mother, he was again confronted with the proposition of reenlisting.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States, From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
A large number of the members of the Eleventh regiment reenlisted upon the expiration of their term of service.
"A Raw Recruit's War Experiences" by Ansel D. Nickerson
Clark recovered to reenlist upon the expiration of his term of service, and served to the close of the war.
"Vermont riflemen in the war for the union, 1861 to 1865" by William Y. W. Ripley
In December a general order was issued from the War Department, providing for the reenlistment of veteran regiments.
"A Narrative of Service with the Third Wisconsin Infantry" by Julian Wisner Hinkley
He had reenlisted in the Seventh, hoping ultimately for a commission.
"Tenting on the Plains" by Elizabeth B. Custer
***

In news:

Swanson reenlists for continued service in N.Y.
Dan Choi Reenlists in Army.
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta performs a swear-in ceremony to reenlist four troops more.
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta performs a swearing in ceremony to reenlist four troops during his visit to Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, today.
A Herman resident has reenlisted in the New York Army National Guard, according to Major General Patrick A Murphy, the Adjutant General.
***