—v.t. 1. to take up or go on with again after interruption; continue: to resume a journey. 2. to take or occupy again: to resume one's seat. 3. to take or assume use or practice of again: to resume her maiden name. 4. to take back: to resume the title to a property.
—v.i. 1. to go on or continue after interruption: The dancing is about to resume. 2. to begin again.
Pronunciation: (rez'oo-mā", rez"oo-mā'),[key] —n. 1. a summing up; summary.
2. a brief written account of personal, educational, and professional qualifications and experience, as that prepared by an applicant for a job. Also,resume,re'su•mé".