Bedeutung von “recline” — Learner’s Dictionary


verb us uk /rɪˈklaɪn/

to lie back with the upper part of your body in a horizontal position:

I found him reclining on the sofa.
CHAIR [ I, T ]

If a chair reclines, you can lower the back part so that you can lie in it, and if you recline a chair, you put it in this position:

a reclining chair/seat

(Definition von “recline” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)