This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word recaption
WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
The lawful claim and recovery, by a person, of goods wrongly taken from him
To assign a new caption to.
The newspaper was forced to recaption the photograph to avoid a libel suit.
Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
the act of retaking, as of one who has escaped after arrest; reprisal; the retaking of one's own goods, chattels, wife, or children, without force or violence, from one who has taken them and who wrongfully detains them