Home

Cite

Synonyms of recessed

Verb


1. recess, put, set, place, pose, position, lay

usage: put into a recess; "recess lights"

2. recess, indent

usage: make a recess in; "recess the piece of wood"

3. adjourn, recess, break up, end, stop, finish, terminate, cease

usage: close at the end of a session; "The court adjourned"

Adjective


1. deep-set, sunken, recessed, hollow (vs. solid)

usage: having a sunken area; "hunger gave their faces a sunken look"

2. recessed, concave (vs. convex)

usage: resembling an alcove

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.