Definitions of reconciliation

  1. getting two things to correspond; "the reconciliation of his checkbook and the bank statement" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the reestablishing of cordial relations Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. The act of reconciling, or the state of being reconciled; reconcilenment; restoration to harmony; renewal of friendship. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Reduction to congruence or consistency; removal of inconsistency; harmony. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Renewal of friendship; the settling of a quarrel; the act of making peace; the showing of agreement between things seemingly different. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. The act of reconciling; the state of being reconciled or brought to agreement; the means by which sinners are reconciled to God; the atonement. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. Renewal of friendship after disagreement or enmity; agreement of things apparently contradictory or inconsistent; in Scrip., the divine method of bringing sinners into a state of favour with the Creator by Christ Jesus. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  8. The renewal of amicable relations between two persons who had been at enmity or variance; usually implying forgiveness of injuries on one or both sides. It is sometimes used in the law of divorce as a term synonymous or analogous to "condonation." thelawdictionary.org