recover, recoup, recuperate(verb)
regain or make up for
"recuperate one's losses"
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"
restore to good health or strength
recuperate, recover, convalesce(verb)
get over an illness or shock
"The patient is recuperating"
To recover, especially from an illness; to get better from an illness.
To co-opt subversive ideas for mainstream use
to recover health; to regain strength; to convalesce
to recover; to regain; as, to recuperate the health or strength
Origin: [L. recuperatus, p. p. of recuperare. See Recover to get again.]
The numerical value of recuperate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of recuperate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Zayn has been signed off with stress and is flying back to the U.K. to recuperate.
We had to let him pass on, he was severely brain-damaged and the doctors told us he would never recuperate, that it wasn’t even really him anymore. I was at his bedside for three weeks. We are utterly devastated, and we will never get over it.
The one thing that is forgotten the most is the levels of stress and trauma aid workers experience, and that is particularly true for local staff because they often have family affected by this crisis, i think people don't even raise the issue of being under stress or the threat of burning out or needing a proper break, needing to recuperate, because they may be accused of not being fit for the job.
In my opinion, this trend away from nurseries is extremely disturbing and is doing a huge disservice to women, it's like we're forgetting that women's bodies experience so much during birth. God forbid we need a little rest to recuperate. There is nothing, I repeat nothing, wrong with asking for your baby to be taken to the nursery so that you can rest while you're still in the hospital. Moms should not be shamed or judged for expressing their needs.
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