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Definition 1: alternate the direction of motion of - [verb of motion]

Samples where reciprocate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the engine reciprocates the propeller

(reciprocate is a kind of ...) move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion

"He moved his hand slightly to the right"

Samples where reciprocate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We always invite the neighbors and they never reciprocate!

(reciprocate is a kind of ...) perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

"think before you act" "We must move quickly" "The governor should act on the new energy bill" "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"

(... is a kind of reciprocate ) return in kind

"return a compliment" "return her love"

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