1 a : to restore to harmony [reconciled the parties] [reconciled the marriage]
b : to bring to resolution [ differences]
2 a : to check (a financial account) against another for accuracy
b : to account for
: to become reconciled
: to voluntarily resume cohabitation as spouses prior to a divorce becoming final with the mutual intention of remaining together and reestablishing a harmonious relationship [denied the complaint for divorce because the parties had reconciled ]
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.