Meaning of RESTORE in English

RESTORE

v.

Pronunciation: ri- ' sto ̇ r

Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: re · stored ; re · stor · ing

Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French restorer, from Latin restaurare to renew, rebuild, alteration of instaurare to renew

Date: 14th century

1 : GIVE BACK , RETURN

2 : to put or bring back into existence or use

3 : to bring back to or put back into a former or original state : RENEW

4 : to put again in possession of something

synonyms see RENEW

– re · stor · er noun

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.