Definitions for recuperaterɪˈku pəˌreɪt, -ˈkyu-
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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.]
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Zayn has been signed off with stress and is flying back to the U.K. to recuperate.
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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