- resumption (n.)
- mid-15c., "repossessing by grant," from Middle French resumption and directly from Late Latin resumptionem (nominative resumptio), noun of action from past participle stem of Latin resumere (see resume (v.)).
- 1. It is premature to speculate about the resumption of negotiations.
- 2. We are hoping for an early resumption of peace talks.
- 3. The resolution called for the resumption of negotiations.
- 4. They cynically tried to trade off a reduction in the slaughter of dolphins against a resumption of commercial whaling.
- 5. The press saw the event as a straw in the wind that augured the resumption of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
[ resumption 造句 ]