English verb: recommence
|1.||recommence (change) cause to start anew|
|Samples||The enemy recommenced hostilities after a few days of quiet.|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Something ----s something
|Broader (hypernym)||begin, commence, lead off, start|
|2.||recommence (change) begin again|
|Samples||We recommenced his reading after a short nap.|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s.|
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE.
Somebody ----s VERB-ing
|Broader (hypernym)||begin, commence, get, get down, set about, set out, start, start out|