Recap - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈriːkæp|  American pronunciation of the word recap
Brit.  |ˈriːkæp|  British pronunciation of the word recap

noun

- a summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion (syn: recapitulation, review)
- a used automobile tire that has been remolded to give it new treads (syn: retread)

verb

- summarize briefly(syn: recapitulate)

Examples

Let me just recap what's been discussed so far.

to recap on the previous lecture

Let's recapitulate the main ideas

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: recap
he/she/it: recaps
present participle: recapping
past tense: recapped
past participle: recapped
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