Definition of "reconquista" [reconquista]

  • A reconquest; specifically, the regaining of Spain by the Spaniards from the Moors in the fifteenth century. See the extract. (noun)

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Use "reconquista" in a sentence
  • "They are here for the 'reconquista' - many are in fact members of La"
  • "The reconquista was a war of liberation against Islamic control."
  • "For months now, Dobbs and Wian have been reporting on "reconquista" and "Aztlan" movements, movements that exist not in the minds of mainstream Mexicans but in the fever dreams of white supremacists."