Meaning & Definition of Reclaim in English
1. Claim back
2. Reuse (materials from waste products)
3. Bring, lead, or force to abandon a wrong or evil course of life, conduct, and adopt a right one
- "The church reformed me"
- "Reform your conduct"
4. Make useful again
- Transform from a useless or uncultivated state
- "The people reclaimed the marshes"
5. Overcome the wildness of
- Make docile and tractable
- "He tames lions for the circus"
- "Reclaim falcons"