resume

resume
re|sume1 [rıˈzju:m US rıˈzu:m] v formal
[Date: 1400-1500; : Old French; Origin: resumer, from Latin resumere, from sumere 'to take']
1.) [T]
to start doing something again after stopping or being interrupted
She hopes to resume work after the baby is born.
The rebels have resumed hostilities against government troops.
resume doing sth
He will resume training as soon as the injury is better.
2.)
if an activity or process resumes, it starts again after a pause
Peace talks will resume tomorrow.
3.) resume your seat/place/position
to go back to the seat, place, or position where you were before
Will the delegates please resume their seats?
resume 2
re|su|me2 résumé [ˈrezjumeı, ˈreı- US ˌrezuˈmeı] [i]n
[Date: 1800-1900; : French; Origin: , past participle of résumer; RESUME]
1.) a short account of something such as an article or speech which gives the main points but no details
= ↑summary
a brief résumé of the day's events
2.) AmE a short written account of your education and your previous jobs that you send to an employer when you are looking for a new job
British Equivalent: CV

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  • Resume — Résumé Voir « résumé » sur le Wiktionnaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • résumé — résumé, ée (ré zu mé, mée) part. passé de résumer. 1°   Resserré en peu de mots. Une leçon résumée avec précision. 2°   S. m. Ce qui est resserré en peu de paroles. •   Voici un petit résumé de tous les changements faits à la pièce, afin que, s… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • résumé — ré su mé [ˈrezjʊmeɪ ˈreɪ ǁ ˌrezʊˈmeɪ] also resume noun [countable] HUMAN RESOURCES a short written account of your education and previous jobs that you send to an employer when you are looking for a new job; CV BrE: • Like hundred …   Financial and business terms

  • resume — [ri zo͞om′, rizyo͞om′] vt. resumed, resuming [ME resumen, to assume < MFr resumer < L resumere < re , again + sumere, to take: see CONSUME] 1. a) to take, get, or occupy again [to resume one s seat] b) to take back or take on again [to… …   English World dictionary

  • resume — re‧sume [rɪˈzjuːm ǁ rɪˈzuːm] verb [intransitive, transitive] to start to do something again after a period of rest or an interruption: • Profit taking resumed as the yen began to lose ground. • The company said it won tresume its efforts to sell… …   Financial and business terms

  • résumé — [rez′ə mā΄; ] for 1, also [ rā′zo͞o mā΄, rā′zyo͞omā΄] n. [Fr, pp. of résumer: see RESUME] 1. a summing up; summary ☆ 2. a statement of a job applicant s previous employment experience, education, etc.: also written resume or resumé …   English World dictionary

  • Resume — Re*sume , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Resumed};p. pr. & vb. n. {Resuming}.] [L. resumere, resumptum; pref. re re + sumere to take: cf. F. r[ e]sumer. See {Assume}, {Redeem}.] 1. To take back. [1913 Webster] The sun, like this, from which our sight we… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • résumé —    , resume    (REH zoo may) [French] A summary; a written account of a person’s educational and professional background, for use in applying for a job. Also written resumé.    See also curriculum vitae …   Dictionary of foreign words and phrases

  • resumé — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 7}}[wym. rez ime – akcent na ostatniej sylabie] {{/stl 7}}{{stl 8}}rz. n ndm {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} krótkie podsumowanie; streszczenie : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Resumé referatu. <fr.> {{/stl 10}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • Resumé — Resumé, 1) die nochmalige Zusammenfassung der Hauptpunkte einer Verhandlung od. Begebenheit; bes. 2) die Schlußdarstellung des Assisenpräsidenten über die Hauptergebnisse der Verhandlung, bevor die Geschworenen (s.d.) sich in ihr Berathungszimmer …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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