Definitions For Recessed


  • Resembling an alcove
  • Having a sunken area


  • A short period of time during the school day when children can play
  • A usually brief period of time during which regular activity in a court of law or in a government stops
  • A dark, hidden place or part


  • To stop regular activity in a court of law or in a government for a usually short period of time

Is Recessed a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Recessed is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Recessed in a Sentence

  • The students play outside after lunch and at recess.
  • Do you have morning recess?
  • The Senate debates will continue after the August recess.
  • The trial recessed for the holidays.
  • The judge decided to recess the trial for the holidays.

Synonyms for Recessed

Antonyms for Recessed

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