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British English: /rɪˈsɛs/
, /ˈriːsɛs/
American English: /ˈriˌsɛs/
, /rə-ˈsɛs/

Translation of recess in German:


  • 2 (British English) (Politics) (American English) (short vacation)
    Ferien Pl.
    (American English) (School) (between classes)
    Pause Fem.
    be in recess (Parlament)
    in den Ferien sein
    adjourn for summer recess (American English)
    sich bis nach der Sommerpause vertagen
  • 3 (literal or figurative) (remote place)
    Winkel Mask.

transitive verb

  • 2 (provide with recess)
    eine Nische aussparen in + Dat. (Wand, Mauer)
  • 3 (American English) (end sitting of)
    unterbrechen (Verhandlung, Sitzung)

intransitive verb

  • (American English) (end a sitting)
    sich vertagen
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