Origin of recess
OTHER WORDS FROM recessnon·re·cess, noun
How to use recess in a sentence
Fortunately, there was another word for quick that popped from the recesses of his memory.
Pictures of pets, pictures of relatives in coffins, pictures of intimate moments otherwise discarded in the recesses of memory.
Welcome to MorbidReality, one of the darkest recesses of humanity featuring some of the most disturbing content on the Internet.Welcome to MorbidReality, A Subreddit Featuring Some of the Most Disturbing Content on the Internet|Gideon Resnick|February 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the recesses of Concordia you will feel really, really small.It’s a Big, Big World: Sights That Make You Feel Small|Lonely Planet|December 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The answer to that question is known only in the deep recesses of the mind of the killer.Colorado Shooting Suspect James Holmes’s Life in Aurora|Christine Pelisek, Eliza Shapiro|July 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It was then just after seven o'clock, and the October evening was drawing in with chill airs from the recesses of the forest.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
Their deeper recesses were given up to owls and bats, and nearer the entrance the prowling fox or jackal found a covert.
In their dark recesses were concocted those treasons, stratagems, and spoils that desolated the land.
In one of these dark recesses the wall was pierced, well up toward the Carey street end.
Shadow after shadow crept down the walls of the chasm, blurred its projections, darkened its faces, and crowded its recesses.Overland|John William De Forest