Category : Verbs

1 [no object] formal : to sit back or lie down in a relaxed manner

She was reclining on the sofa, watching TV.

2 : to lean backward

[no object]

Does that chair recline?

The theater has reclining seats.

[+ object]

He reclined his seat so that he could nap more comfortably.

“Education is not received. It is achieved.”