reassert itself

reassert itself
reassert itself
: to start to have an effect again after a period of not having an effect

Traditional values have reasserted themselves.

An earlier pattern may reassert itself.

• • •
Main Entry:reassert

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Нужно решить контрольную?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • reassert — re|as|sert [ˌri:əˈsə:t US ˈsə:rt] v [T] 1.) reassert your authority/power/control to do or say something to make your position stronger after a period when it seemed weak ▪ The Prime Minister aimed to reassert his authority. 2.) to state a fact… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • reassert — [[t]ri͟ːəsɜ͟ː(r)t[/t]] reasserts, reasserting, reasserted 1) VERB If you reassert your control or authority, you make it clear that you are still in a position of power, or you strengthen the power that you had. [V n] ...the government s… …   English dictionary

  • MESOPOTAMIA — The original article in the first edition of the Encyclopaedia Judaica traced Mesopotamian history to its earliest beginnings and provided a detailed survey of Mesopotamian literature and institutions. With the availability of such tools as J.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • List of Doctor Who monsters and aliens — This is a list of monsters and aliens from the long running BBC science fiction television series Doctor Who . The list includes some races which are not extraterrestrial, but are nonetheless non human. This list is meant to cover alien races and …   Wikipedia

  • Syria — /sear ee euh/, n. 1. Official name, Syrian Arab Republic. a republic in SW Asia at the E end of the Mediterranean. 16,137,899; 71,227 sq. mi. (184,478 sq. km). Cap.: Damascus. 2. a territory mandated to France in 1922, including the present… …   Universalium

  • keyboard instrument — ▪ music Introduction       any musical instrument on which different notes can be sounded by pressing a series of keys, push buttons, or parallel levers. In nearly all cases in Western music the keys correspond to consecutive notes in the… …   Universalium

  • Clash of Civilizations — The Clash of Civilizations is a theory, proposed by political scientist Samuel P. Huntington, that people s cultural and religious identities will be the primary source of conflict in the post Cold War world. The theory was originally formulated… …   Wikipedia

  • Prey (video game) — Prey Developer(s) Human Head Studios 3D Realms (Producer) Venom Games (Xbox 360 port) Aspyr Media (Mac port) …   Wikipedia

  • History of Formula One — Formula One has its roots in the European Grand Prix motor racing ( q.v. for pre 1947 history) of the 1920s and 1930s. However, the foundation of Formula One began in 1946 with the Fédération Internationale de l Automobile s (FIA s)… …   Wikipedia

  • A. J. P. Taylor — Alan John Percival Taylor (March 25, 1906–September 7, 1990) was a renowned English historian of the 20th century. He was perhaps the best known British historian of the century and certainly one of the most controversial. Biography Early life… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”