- [noun] a legal seizure by the government of profits beyond a fixed amount
- [noun] the act of taking something back
- [verb] experience anew; "She could not recapture that feeling of happiness"
- [verb] take up anew; "The author recaptures an old idea here"
- [verb] take back by force, as after a battle; "The military forces managed to recapture the fort"
- [verb] capture again; "recapture the escaped prisoner"