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Princeton's WordNet

  1. convalescent, recoveringadjective

    returning to health after illness or debility

    "convalescent children are difficult to keep in bed"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Recovering

    of Recover

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of recovering in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of recovering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of recovering in a Sentence

  1. Zeneta Everhart:

    It's hard, my son is still recovering from gunshot wounds. It's hard sitting in that courtroom with a terrorist.

  2. Vadim Bit-Avragim:

    I suspect (Alrosa) will stir the largest demand, the company's business is recovering, demand for diamonds is returning.

  3. Johnny Stuen:

    When it comes here what we want to do is to burn the rest that is not usable for material recovering because it's too dirty or too mixed or whatever, we want to recover the energy in it because that's still available. So that's when it comes here and we take care of it and burn it up and then we use the energy to district heating and producing electricity.

  4. Kazuhiro Takahashi:

    Investor sentiment has finally recovered. Unless the dollar falls below the 105 yen mark, the Nikkei will likely start recovering.

  5. Philippine Red Cross:

    Filipinos are tough but this Super Typhoon is a bitter blow for millions of people who are still recovering from devastating storms, floods and Covid-19 in the past year.

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  • Laurie Stanley
    Laurie Stanley
    so i look at as if a person running around saying i am a recovering addict mthey are saying i am trying to regain my drug addiction. where if they have become a born again christian they should be saying i am a child of God and not labeling themselves with things of their past as others might being narrowed minded 
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