Recline

  • 21 recline — verb a) To cause to lean back; to bend back. She reclined her arms on the table and sighed. b) To put in a resting position. See Also …

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  • 22 recline — Synonyms and related words: abut on, be based on, bear on, bed, bed down, bestraddle, bestride, cant, couch, crawl, curl up, go to bed, go to rest, grovel, heel, incline, lay, lean, lean on, lie, lie down, lie flat, lie limply, lie on, lie prone …

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  • 23 recline — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. i. lie, rest, couch, repose, loll. See horizontal. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. sprawl, lean, lounge; see lie 3 , 4 , rest 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. lean back, lie back, lounge, stretch out,… …

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  • 24 recline — re|cline [ rı klaın ] verb 1. ) intransitive to lie or lean in a comfortable position with your back supported by something 2. ) intransitive or transitive if a chair reclines, you can make the back of it lean backward to be more comfortable …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 25 recline — re·cline || rɪ klaɪn v. lie in a horizontal position, lie back; lie down and rest; place in a horizontal position; lean back …

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  • 26 recline — I. v. a. Lean. II. v. n. 1. Lean. 2. Couch, lie, lie down, be recumbent. 3. Rest, repose …

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  • 27 recline — v lie or lean back; repose, lie down, loll, sprawl, couch, lounge, drape oneself …

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  • 28 recline — re·cline …

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  • 29 recline — verb Syn: lie (down/back), lean back, relax, loll, lounge, sprawl, stretch out …

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  • 30 recline — [rɪˈklaɪn] verb [I] 1) to lie or lean in a comfortable position with your back supported by something 2) if a chair reclines, you can make the back of it lean backwards to be more comfortable …

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  • 31 recline — re•cline [[t]rɪˈklaɪn[/t]] v. clined, clin•ing 1) to lean back or lie; rest in a recumbent position 2) to cause to lean back or lie; place in a recumbent position • Etymology: 1375–1425; late ME < L reclīnāre=re re +clīnāre to lean I… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 32 recline — [c]/rəˈklaɪn / (say ruh kluyn), /ri / (say ree ) verb (reclined, reclining) –verb (i) 1. to lean or lie back; rest in a recumbent position. –verb (t) 2. to cause to lean back on something; place in a recumbent position. {late Middle English, from …

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  • 33 recline —   Kāmoe, momoe …

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  • 34 Reclined — Recline Re*cline (r[ e]*kl[imac]n ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Reclined} (r[ e]*kl[imac]nd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Reclining}.] [L. reclinare; pref. re re + clinare to lean, incline. See {Incline}, {Lean} to incline.] To cause or permit to lean, incline,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 35 Reclining — Recline Re*cline (r[ e]*kl[imac]n ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Reclined} (r[ e]*kl[imac]nd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Reclining}.] [L. reclinare; pref. re re + clinare to lean, incline. See {Incline}, {Lean} to incline.] To cause or permit to lean, incline,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 36 lie with — recline with; have sexual intercourse with …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 37 reclinable — recline ► VERB 1) lean or lie back in a relaxed position. 2) (of a seat) have a back able to move into a sloping position. DERIVATIVES reclinable adjective recliner noun. ORIGIN Latin reclinare, from clinare to bend …

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  • 38 recliner — recline ► VERB 1) lean or lie back in a relaxed position. 2) (of a seat) have a back able to move into a sloping position. DERIVATIVES reclinable adjective recliner noun. ORIGIN Latin reclinare, from clinare to bend …

    English terms dictionary

  • 39 Lift chair — Lift chairs are chairs that feature a powered lifting mechanism that pushes the entire chair up from its base, allowing the user to easily move to a standing position. Overview Lift chairs can be a boon to the elderly, infirm or disabled. Along… …

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  • 40 China Airlines — Not to be confused with Air China, the flag carrier of the People s Republic of China. China Airlines Co., Ltd. 中華航空股份有限公司 IATA CI ICAO CAL …

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