Since then, humanitarian intervention has become a recurring feature of American foreign policy debates.
That is the recurring theme in the history of retirement planning--and, I'm afraid, this article.
Its recurring phrase is now the deadening, argument-stifling “As a mom,” cited frequently by Jenny McCarthy and Sherri Shepherd.
The Black Death was sadly a recurring event, with at least three major outbreaks starting in the 6th and 7th centuries.
The rapper joined the Starz network television series Boss this season in a recurring role opposite Kelsey Grammer.
Complex and improper fractions and recurring decimals are not allowed.
Ever since Mr. Thorold had mentioned it, up on the hill, the question had been recurring to me.
The invention of epic poetry corresponds with a definite and, in the history of the world, often recurring state of society.
I continually think of the word delightful in recurring to it and him.
Perhaps we may best explain this by recurring to the original application of the Socratic method to human affairs.
late 14c., "recover from illness or suffering;" mid-15c., "to return" (to a place), from Latin recurrere "to return, run back, hasten back," figuratively "revert, recur," from re- "back, again" (see re-) + currere "to run" (see current (adj.)). Originally of persons; application to thoughts, ideas, etc. is recorded from 1620s. Meaning "happen again" is from 1670s. Related: Recurred; recurring.
recur re·cur (rĭ-kûr')
v. re·curred, re·cur·ring, re·curs
To happen, come up, or show up again or repeatedly.
To return to one's attention or memory.