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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Happen or occur again; Return in thought or speech to something; Have recourse to.

Usage examples (40)
  • Any symptom of ill-health which persists despite treatment or which recurs after treatment should arouse suspicion of food intolerance.
  • Verb (used without object), : The idea kept recurring
  • As I listened even longer to this tale of human woe, I heard the name recur with frightening frequency Africa, Africa, Africa!
  • I again recur to the prominent subject of my letter, viz. that woman is denied the first privilege of nature, the power of SELF-DEFENCE. for more
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