Charles was grateful for the chance to reunite with his son so he could apologize and make amends for the mistakes he made in the past.
An example of reunite is a father meeting his teenage son after not seeing him since he was an infant.
intransitive verb-·nit′ed, -·nit′ing
Origin of reunitefrom Medieval Latin reunitus, past participle of reunire: see re- and unite
tr. & intr.v.re·u·nit·ed, re·u·nit·ing, re·u·nites
(third-person singular simple present reunites, present participle reuniting, simple past and past participle reunited)
- To unite again.
- After ten years apart, the band will reunite.
- Two of the members tried several times, but failed to reunite the band.