Definition Of reclaim


bring (waste land or land formerly under water) under cultivation.

little money is available to reclaim and cultivate the desert

retrieve or recover (something previously lost, given, or paid); obtain the return of.

he returned three years later to reclaim his title as director of advertising

the action or process of reclaiming or being reclaimed.

beyond reclaim

Example Of reclaim

  • All of his original negatives were melted down to reclaim the silver.

  • Armed with this knowledge, Christians can go out to reclaim the lost.

  • beyond reclaim

  • Candid about her own journey to reclaim God's woman within, she makes readers feel she walks with them as they journey toward inner peace and joy.

  • Dikes (artificially constructed banks of earth) reclaim the land for agricultural use.

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