It is a re-construction and reconquest of a paradise lost by giving up the fruit of the tree of knowledge.
The British commodore settled that point, by replying, "It is mine by reconquest."
After the reconquest of the Egyptian Sudan (1896-98) the Hadendoa accepted the new order without demur.
Do you think that reconquest would settle the Irish question?
In his report to the Senate he described his victory as the reconquest of all Germany.
They also sent colonists to Zara after a rebellion and a reconquest in 1243.
These presidents were scrupulous and faithful guardians of national honor, while they respected the Mexican right of reconquest.
The reconquest was now complete and the Spanish rule secured.
The unarmed and undisciplined masses were of little account, in the scheme of reconquest planned by Ferdinand and Isabella.
The wave of the reconquest of the Netherlands ebbed from that moment.
early 14c., a merged word from Old French conquest "acquisition" (Modern French conquêt), and Old French conqueste "conquest, acquisition" (Modern French conquête), both from past participle of conquerre, from Vulgar Latin *conquaerere (see conquer).