verb (used with object), re·cap·tured, re·cap·tur·ing.
- recapitulation theory,
Origin of recapture
Examples from the Web for recapture
My strategy was to bring in the people we never had, not try to recapture the people we lost to Reagan.
Before modernism, designers were almost trying to recapture the past.
The protest at Recapture Canyon was non-violent, though there were guns present.How Cliven Bundy and the Land Rights Movement Screws Native Americans|Caitlin Dickson|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On each of these privileged descents into Recapture, we walked and climbed down.The Idea of Public Land Means Nothing to Utah County Commissioner|Doug Peacock|May 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Was it because your dad really liked those earlier sessions and wanted to recapture some of the magic?The Inside Story of Johnny Cash’s Legendary Lost LP, ‘Out Among the Stars’|Andrew Romano|March 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"If only I thought that the recapture of Capet was as vital to you as it is to me," said Heron, still unconvinced.El Dorado|Baroness Orczy
Still they persisted in their tactics of worrying, evidently determined to recapture the place.Khartoum Campaign, 1898|Bennet Burleigh
At its recapture the carnage was appalling; the streets were ankle-deep in blood.An Australian in China|George Ernest Morrison
Javert had, in fact, rendered powerful assistance in the recapture of Jean Valjean.Les Misrables|Victor Hugo
But he has devoted all his life to redeem his fault by her recapture.Within The Enemy's Lines|Oliver Optic