Reclaim - (v. t.) To claim back; to demand the return of as a right; to
attempt to recover possession of.
Reclaim - (v. t.) To call back, as a hawk to the wrist in falconry, by a
certain customary call.
Reclaim - (v. t.) To call back from flight or disorderly action; to call
to, for the purpose of subduing or quieting.
Reclaim - (v. t.) To reduce from a wild to a tamed state; to bring under
discipline; -- said especially of birds trained for the chase, but also
of other animals.
Reclaim - (v. t.) Hence: To reduce to a desired state by discipline,
labor, cultivation, or the like; to rescue from being wild, desert,
waste, submerged, or the like; as, to reclaim wild land, overflowed
Reclaim - (v. t.) To call back to rectitude from moral wandering or
transgression; to draw back to correct deportment or course of life; to
Reclaim - (v. t.) To correct; to reform; -- said of things.
Reclaim - (v. t.) To exclaim against; to gainsay.
Reclaim - (v. i.) To cry out in opposition or contradiction; to exclaim
against anything; to contradict; to take exceptions.
Reclaim - (v. i.) To bring anyone back from evil courses; to reform.
Reclaim - (v. i.) To draw back; to give way.
Reclaim - (n.) The act of reclaiming, or the state of being reclaimed;