Reconquer
Reconquer Re*con"quer (r?*k?n"k?r), v. t. [Pref. re- + conquer: cf. F. reconqu['e]rir.] To conquer again; to recover by conquest; as, to reconquer a revolted province. [1913 Webster]

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  • reconquer — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • reconquer — [[t]riːkɒ̱ŋkə(r)[/t]] reconquers, reconquering, reconquered VERB If an army reconquers a country or territory after having lost it, they win control over it again. [V n] A crusade left Europe in an attempt to reconquer the Holy City …   English dictionary

  • reconquer — v.t. * * * …   Universalium

  • reconquer — verb To conquer again. See Also: reconquest …   Wiktionary

  • reconquer — re·con·quer || ‚rɪː kÉ‘Å‹kÉ™(r) / kÉ’Å‹ v. conquer again, vanquish again, defeat again …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reconquer — re·conquer …   English syllables

  • reconquer — re•con′quer v. t …   From formal English to slang

  • reconquer — /riˈkɒŋkə/ (say re kongkuh) verb (t) to conquer again. –reconquest, noun –reconquerable, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • reconquer — v.tr. conquer again. Derivatives: reconquest n …   Useful english dictionary

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