HyperDic: recuperate

English > 4 senses of the word recuperate:
VERBpossessionrecuperate, recover, recoupregain or make up for
changerecuperate, recover, go backregain a former condition after a financial loss
bodyrecuperaterestore to good health or strength
bodyrecuperate, recover, convalesceget over an illness or shock
recuperate > pronunciation
Soundsrihkuw'perey.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > recuperate: 4 senses > verb 1, possession
Meaningregain or make up for.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"recuperate one's losses"
Synonymsrecover, recoup
Narrowermake up, catch up withmake up work that was missed due to absence at a later point
Broaderget, acquireCome into the possession of something concrete or abstract
Spanishrecuperarse, recuperar
Catalanrecuperar
English > recuperate: 4 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningregain a former condition after a financial loss.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s; Something is ----ing PP
Example "The company managed to recuperate"
Synonymsrecover, go back
Narrowerrally, reboundReturn to a former condition
Broaderrevert, return, retrovert, regress, turn backGo back to a previous state
Spanishrecuperarse, recuperar
Catalanrecuperar-se, recuperar
English > recuperate: 4 senses > verb 3, body
Meaningrestore to good health or strength.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Broaderbring around, cure, healProvide a cure for, make healthy / healthy again
Similar torecuperate, recover, convalesceget over an illness or shock
Spanishrecuperarse, recuperar
Adjectivesrecuperativepromoting recuperation
Nounsrecuperationgradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury
English > recuperate: 4 senses > verb 4, body
Meaningget over an illness or shock.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsrecover, convalesce
Entailed bysurvive, pull through, pull round, come through, make itContinue in existence after (an adversity, etc.)
Narrowerperk up, perk, percolate, pick up, gain vigorgain or regain energy
snap backRecover quickly
Broaderbetter, improve, ameliorate, meliorateGet better
Oppositedevolve, deteriorate, drop, degenerateGrow worse
Similar torecuperaterestore to good health or strength
Spanishconvalecer, convalescer, recuperarse, recuperar
Catalanmillorar, recuperar
Adjectivesrecuperativepromoting recuperation
Nounsrecuperationgradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury

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