Definitions for recuperaterɪˈku pəˌreɪt, -ˈkyu-

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. recover, recoup, recuperate(verb)

    regain or make up for

    "recuperate one's losses"

  2. recover, go back, recuperate(verb)

    regain a former condition after a financial loss

    "We expect the stocks to recover to $2.90"; "The company managed to recuperate"

  3. recuperate(verb)

    restore to good health or strength

  4. recuperate, recover, convalesce(verb)

    get over an illness or shock

    "The patient is recuperating"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. recuperate(Verb)

    To recover, especially from an illness; to get better from an illness.

  2. recuperate(Verb)

    To co-opt subversive ideas for mainstream use

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Recuperate(verb)

    to recover health; to regain strength; to convalesce

  2. Recuperate(verb)

    to recover; to regain; as, to recuperate the health or strength

  3. Origin: [L. recuperatus, p. p. of recuperare. See Recover to get again.]

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