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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: recess (0.00844 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to recess.
English → Indonesian
English → English
n 1: a state of abeyance or suspended business [syn: deferral
2: a small concavity [syn: recession
3: an arm off of a larger body of water (often between rocky
headlands) [syn: inlet
4: an enclosure that is set back or indented [syn: niche
5: a pause from doing something (as work); “we took a 10-minute
; “he took time out to recuperate”
, time out
v 1: put into a recess; “recess lights”
2: make a recess in; “recess the piece of wood”
3: close at the end of a session; “The court adjourned”
English → English
(r[-e]*s[e^]s"), n. [L. recessus, fr.
recedere, recessum. See Recede
1. A withdrawing or retiring; a moving back; retreat; as, the
recess of the tides.
Every degree of ignorance being so far a recess and
degradation from rationality. --South.
My recess hath given them confidence that I may be
2. The state of being withdrawn; seclusion; privacy.
In the recess of the jury they are to consider the
evidence. --Sir M. Hale.
Good verse recess and solitude requires. --Dryden.
3. Remission or suspension of business or procedure;
intermission, as of a legislative body, court, or school;
as, the children were allowed to play in the school yard
The recess of . . . Parliament lasted six weeks.
4. Part of a room formed by the receding of the wall, as an
alcove, niche, etc.
A bed which stood in a deep recess. --W. Irving.
5. A place of retirement, retreat, secrecy, or seclusion.
Departure from this happy place, our sweet
Recess, and only consolation left. --Milton.
6. Secret or abstruse part; as, the difficulties and recesses
of science; the deepest recesses of the mind. --I. Watts.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
7. (Bot. & Zo["o]l.) A sinus.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Recessed
; p. pr. & vb.
To make a recess in; as, to recess a wall.
, n. [G.]
A decree of the imperial diet of the old German empire.
--Brande & C.