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Definition 1: short descriptive summary (of events) - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for resume in the sense of this definition

(resume is a kind of ...) a brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form

"he gave a summary of the conclusions"

Definition 2: a summary of your academic and work history - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for resume in the sense of this definition

(resume is a kind of ...) a brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form

"he gave a summary of the conclusions"

Definition 3: take up or begin anew - [verb of change]

Samples where resume or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We resumed the negotiations

Synonyms for resume in the sense of this definition

(resume is a kind of ...) keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last

"preserve the peace in the family" "continue the family tradition" "Carry on the old traditions"

Definition 4: return to a previous location or condition - [verb of change]

Samples where resume or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The painting resumed its old condition when we restored it

Synonyms for resume in the sense of this definition

(resume is a kind of ...) undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

"She changed completely as she grew older" "The weather changed last night"

Definition 5: give a summary (of) - [verb of communication]

Samples where resume or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he summed up his results
  • I will now summarize

Synonyms for resume in the sense of this definition

(resume is a kind of ...) to say, state, or perform again

"She kept reiterating her request"

(... is a kind of resume ) give an abstract (of)

(... is a kind of resume ) make a summary (of)

(... is a kind of resume ) make a summary or abstract of a legal document and inscribe it in a list

(... is a kind of resume ) summarize briefly

"Let's recapitulate the main ideas"

(resume has a similar meaning as ...) be a summary of

"The abstract summarizes the main ideas in the paper"

Samples where resume or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • resume a title
  • resume an office
  • resume one's duties

(resume is a kind of ...) take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities

"When will the new President assume office?"

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