recline

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To cause to lean back; to bend back
To put in a resting position

She reclined her arms on the table and sighed.

To put one's self in a resting position
To lean back
to cause to assume a leaning or recumbent attitude or position
{v} to lean sideways or back, to rest
{a} set in a leaning posture
When a seat reclines or when you recline it, you lower the back so that it is more comfortable to sit in. Air France first-class seats recline almost like beds Ramesh had reclined his seat and was lying back smoking
If you recline on something, you sit or lie on it with the upper part of your body supported at an angle. She proceeded to recline on a chaise longue = lie
To assume, or to be in, a recumbent position; as, to recline on a couch
To cause or permit to lean, incline, rest, etc
To put ones self in a resting position
to place in a recumbent position; as, to recline the head on the hand
{f} lie in a horizontal position, lie back; lie down and rest; place in a horizontal position; lean back
Having a reclining posture; leaning; reclining
cause to recline; "She reclined her head on the pillow"
cause to recline; "She reclined her head on the pillow
move the upper body backwards and down
To lean or incline; as, to recline against a wall
lean in a comfortable resting position; "He was reposing on the couch"
reclining
Present participle of recline
reclined
{a} set in a leaning posture
reclined
past of recline
reclined
Falling or turned downward; reclinate
reclining
lying down; in a position of comfort or rest
reclining
which can be reclined, can be moved into a more horizontal position
reclining
{s} lying in a horizontal position; can be adjusted into a horizontal position
reclining
the act of assuming or maintaining a reclining position
reclining
Bending or curving gradually back from the perpendicular
reclining
Recumbent
recline
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