1. recur, repeat, happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place

usage: happen or occur again; "This is a recurring story"

2. recur, go back, hark back, return, come back, recall

usage: return in thought or speech to something

3. fall back, resort, recur, use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ

usage: have recourse to; "The government resorted to rationing meat"


1. recurring, revenant, continual (vs. sporadic)

usage: coming back; "a revenant ghost"

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