# Recurring

**adjective**

1.

occurring or appearing again.

**verb** (used without object), recurred, recurring.

1.

to occur again, as an event, experience, etc.

2.

to return to the mind:

The idea kept recurring.

3.

to come up again for consideration, as a question.

4.

to have recourse.

**verb** (intransitive) -curs, -curring, -curred

1.

to happen again, esp at regular intervals

2.

(of a thought, idea, etc) to come back to the mind

3.

(of a problem, etc) to come up again

4.

(maths) (of a digit or group of digits) to be repeated an infinite number of times at the end of a decimal fraction

recur re·cur (rĭ-kûr’)

v. re·curred, re·cur·ring, re·curs

To happen, come up, or show up again or repeatedly.

To return to one’s attention or memory.

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