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Synonyms for recline
rɪˈklaɪnre·cline

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. recline

    Synonyms:
    lean, slope, rest, lie, repose

    Antonyms:
    erect, raise, rise, stand

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lean back, reclineverb

    move the upper body backwards and down

    Synonyms:
    recumb, lean back, repose

  2. reclineverb

    cause to recline

    "She reclined her head on the pillow"

    Synonyms:
    recumb, lean back, repose

  3. recumb, repose, reclineverb

    lean in a comfortable resting position

    "He was reposing on the couch"

    Synonyms:
    reside, lean back, recumb, repose, lay, rest, put down

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. reclineverb

    Synonyms:
    lean

  2. reclineverb

    Synonyms:
    lean, bear

  3. reclineverb

    Synonyms:
    couch, lie, lie down, be recumbent

  4. reclineverb

    Synonyms:
    rest, repose

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "recline":

    camber, tilt

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How to use recline in a sentence?

  1. Don Marquis:

    Between the years of ninety-two and a hundred and two, however, we shall be the ribald, useless, drunken, outcast person we have always wished to be. We shall have a long white beard and long white hair; we shall not walk at all, but recline in a wheel chair and bellow for alcoholic beverages; in the winter we shall sit before the fire with our feet in a bucket of hot water, a decanter of corn whiskey near at hand, and write ribald songs against organized society; strapped to one arm of our chair will be a forty-five calibre revolver, and we shall shoot out the lights when we want to go to sleep, instead of turning them off; when we want air we shall throw a silver candlestick through the front window and be damned to it; we shall address public meetings in a vein of jocund malice. We shall but we dont wish to make any one envious of the good time that is coming to us We look forward to a disreputable, vigorous, unhonoured, and disorderly old age.

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Translations for recline

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  • بر پشت دراز کشیدنPersian
  • nojautua, asettaa, panna, käydä pitkäkseen, nojalleenFinnish
  • tīpapaMāori
  • откинуть, откидываться, сидеть откинувшись, откидывать, уложить, полулежать, укладывать, откинутьсяRussian

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