What does reconquer mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reconquerverb

    conquer anew

    "The country reconquered the territory lost in the previous war"


  1. reconquerverb

    To conquer again.

  2. Etymology: reconquerir, reconquérir or from.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Reconquerverb

    To conquer again.

    Etymology: reconquerir, Fr. re and conquer.

    Chatterton undertook to reconquer Orier. Davies.


  1. reconquer

    Reconquer refers to the act of conquering or gaining control of a territory, region, or entity that had previously been lost or taken away, typically through military force. In other words, it means to win back or regain something that had been conquered by someone else earlier.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reconquerverb

    to conquer again; to recover by conquest; as, to reconquer a revolted province

  2. Etymology: [Pref. re- + conquer: cf. F. reconqurir.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Reconquer

    rē-kong′kėr, v.t. to conquer again: to recover: to regain.—n. Recon′quest.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reconquer in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reconquer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of reconquer in a Sentence

  1. Federico Bernardini:

    According to Livy, in the first phase of the conflict, two legions of Roman Republic were defeated by the Histri, and the camp was lost, livy reported that the Histri found a lot of wine inside the camp and got drunk, and this helped the Romans reconquer the camp very easily.

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    one whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action
    • A. motile
    • B. lank
    • C. lacerate
    • D. flabby

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