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re·cur

 (rĭ-kûr′)
intr.v. re·curred, re·cur·ring, re·curs
1. To happen or occur again or repeatedly: The pain recurred after eating.
2. To return to one's attention or memory: The thought recurred to her late at night.
3. To return in thought or discourse: He recurred to the subject right after dinner.
4. Archaic To have recourse; resort: "When ... direct taxes are not necessary, they will not be recurred to" (James Madison).

[Latin recurrere : re-, re- + currere, to run; see kers- in Indo-European roots.]

re·cur′rence n.

recur

(rɪˈkɜː)
vb (intr) , -curs, -curring or -curred
1. to happen again, esp at regular intervals
2. (of a thought, idea, etc) to come back to the mind
3. (of a problem, etc) to come up again
4. (Mathematics) maths (of a digit or group of digits) to be repeated an infinite number of times at the end of a decimal fraction
[C15: from Latin recurrere, from re- + currere to run]
reˈcurring adj
reˈcurringly adv

re•cur

(rɪˈkɜr)

v.i. -curred, -cur•ring.
1. to occur again, as an event, experience, etc.
2. to return to the mind.
3. to come up again for consideration, as a question.
4. to have recourse.
[1610–20; earlier: to recede < Latin recurrere to run back]
re•cur′rence, n.

recur


Past participle: recurred
Gerund: recurring

Imperative
recur
recur
Present
I recur
you recur
he/she/it recurs
we recur
you recur
they recur
Preterite
I recurred
you recurred
he/she/it recurred
we recurred
you recurred
they recurred
Present Continuous
I am recurring
you are recurring
he/she/it is recurring
we are recurring
you are recurring
they are recurring
Present Perfect
I have recurred
you have recurred
he/she/it has recurred
we have recurred
you have recurred
they have recurred
Past Continuous
I was recurring
you were recurring
he/she/it was recurring
we were recurring
you were recurring
they were recurring
Past Perfect
I had recurred
you had recurred
he/she/it had recurred
we had recurred
you had recurred
they had recurred
Future
I will recur
you will recur
he/she/it will recur
we will recur
you will recur
they will recur
Future Perfect
I will have recurred
you will have recurred
he/she/it will have recurred
we will have recurred
you will have recurred
they will have recurred
Future Continuous
I will be recurring
you will be recurring
he/she/it will be recurring
we will be recurring
you will be recurring
they will be recurring
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been recurring
you have been recurring
he/she/it has been recurring
we have been recurring
you have been recurring
they have been recurring
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been recurring
you will have been recurring
he/she/it will have been recurring
we will have been recurring
you will have been recurring
they will have been recurring
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been recurring
you had been recurring
he/she/it had been recurring
we had been recurring
you had been recurring
they had been recurring
Conditional
I would recur
you would recur
he/she/it would recur
we would recur
you would recur
they would recur
Past Conditional
I would have recurred
you would have recurred
he/she/it would have recurred
we would have recurred
you would have recurred
they would have recurred
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.recur - happen or occur again; "This is a recurring story"
hap, happen, occur, come about, take place, go on, pass off, fall out, pass - come to pass; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important"
iterate - run or be performed again; "the function iterates"
cycle - recur in repeating sequences
2.recur - return in thought or speech to something
hark back, recall, come back, return - go back to something earlier; "This harks back to a previous remark of his"
3.recur - have recourse to; "The government resorted to rationing meat"
apply, employ, use, utilise, utilize - put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose; "use your head!"; "we only use Spanish at home"; "I can't use this tool"; "Apply a magnetic field here"; "This thinking was applied to many projects"; "How do you utilize this tool?"; "I apply this rule to get good results"; "use the plastic bags to store the food"; "He doesn't know how to use a computer"

recur

verb happen again, return, come back, repeat, persist, revert, reappear, come and go, come again a theme that was to recur frequently in his work

recur

verb
1. To happen again or repeatedly:
2. To come back to a former condition:
Translations
يَتَكَرَّر
vracet se
gentage sig
toistuauusiutua
endurtaka sig
pasikartojantispasikartojimaspasikartotivėl iškiltivėl pasitaikyti
atkārtoties
reocorrer
vracať sa

recur

[rɪˈkɜːʳ] VI (= happen again) [pain, illness] → producirse de nuevo; [event, mistake, theme] → repetirse; [difficulty, opportunity] → volver a presentarse
the idea recurs constantly in his workla idea se repite constantemente en su obra

recur

[rɪˈkɜːr] vi [problem, illness, injury, symptoms] → réapparaître; [event, natural disaster] → se reproduire; [pattern] → se répéter; [theme, idea] → revenir

recur

vi
(= happen again)wiederkehren; (error, event)sich wiederholen, wieder passieren; (opportunity)sich wieder bieten, sich noch einmal bieten; (problem, symptoms)wiederkehren, wieder auftreten; (idea, theme)wiederauftauchen; (dream)wiederkehren
(Math) → sich periodisch wiederholen ? recurring
(= come to mind again)wieder einfallen (to sb jdm); (thought, idea)wieder kommen (to sb jdm)

recur

[rɪˈkɜːʳ] vi (pain, event, mistake) → ripetersi; (idea, theme) → ricorrere, riapparire; (difficulty, opportunity, symptoms) → ripresentarsi, ripetersi

recur

(riˈkəː) past tense, past participle reˈcurred verb
to happen again; to come back again. This problem keeps recurring.
reˈcurrence (-ˈka-) , ((American) -ˈkə:-) noun
He has had several recurrences of his illness.
reˈcurrent (-ˈka-) , ((American) -ˈkə:-) adjective
happening often or regularly. a recurrent nightmare.

recur

v. repetir, volver a ocurrir; recaer, repetirse.

recur

vi (pret & pp recurred; ger recurring) recurrir
References in classic literature ?
Pleased that it should have recurred to him, the great man smiled.
Whatever she had heard, from legendary aunts and grandmothers, concerning the good or evil fortunes of the Pyncheons,--stories which had heretofore been kept warm in her remembrance by the chimney-corner glow that was associated with them,--now recurred to her, sombre, ghastly, cold, like most passages of family history, when brooded over in melancholy mood.
But at length all the past night's events soberly recurred, one by one, in fixed reality, and then I lay only alive to the comical predicament.
The idea of being a clown recurred to him now, only to fill him with disgust.
Conversation however was not wanted, for Sir John was very chatty, and Lady Middleton had taken the wise precaution of bringing with her their eldest child, a fine little boy about six years old, by which means there was one subject always to be recurred to by the ladies in case of extremity, for they had to enquire his name and age, admire his beauty, and ask him questions which his mother answered for him, while he hung about her and held down his head, to the great surprise of her ladyship, who wondered at his being so shy before company, as he could make noise enough at home.