Associations to the word «Recession»


RECESSION, noun. The act or an instance of receding or withdrawing.
RECESSION, noun. A period of reduced economic activity
RECESSION, noun. The ceremonial filing out of clergy and/or choir at the end of a church service.

Dictionary definition

RECESSION, noun. The state of the economy declines; a widespread decline in the GDP and employment and trade lasting from six months to a year.
RECESSION, noun. A small concavity.
RECESSION, noun. The withdrawal of the clergy and choir from the chancel to the vestry at the end of a church service.
RECESSION, noun. The act of ceding back.
RECESSION, noun. The act of becoming more distant.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats