Definition of “recap” - English Dictionary

“recap” in British English

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(Definition of “recap” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“recap” in American English

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recapverb [ I/T ]

us /ˈri·kæp, rɪˈkæp/ -pp-

short form ofrecapitulate:

[ T ] We saw a video recapping her early career.
[ I ] To recap, we expect sunny skies in the morning, rain by nightfall.
recap
noun [ C ] us /ˈri·kæp/

They give a quick recap of the top news stories.

(Definition of “recap” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“recap” in Business English

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recapverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˈriːkæp/ us -pp- MEETINGS

to repeat the main points of something that has been discussed earlier at the end of a meeting or talk:

Let me (just) recap very briefly what I said earlier.
To recap, most people seem to agree that data collected by the government relating to environmental issues should be made available to the public.

recapnoun [ S ]

uk /ˈriːkæp/ us

a brief description of the main points of something that has been discussed that someone gives at the end of a meeting or talk:

Here's a recap of the week's most hotly debated news items.

(Definition of “recap” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)