Synonyms for recessed


1. recess, put, set, place, pose, position, lay
usage: put into a recess; "recess lights"
2. recess, indent
usage: make a recess in; "recess the piece of wood"
3. adjourn, recess, break up, end, stop, finish, terminate, cease
usage: close at the end of a session; "The court adjourned"


1. deep-set, sunken, recessed, hollow (vs. solid)
usage: having a sunken area; "hunger gave their faces a sunken look"
2. recessed, concave (vs. convex)
usage: resembling an alcove
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