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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"


  1. Recovering

    "Recovering" is a song recorded by Canadian singer Celine Dion and released as a single on 9 September 2016. It was written by Pink after Dion's husband, René Angélil, died in January 2016. Entertainment Tonight Canada chose it as one of the best songs of 2016.


  1. recovering

    Recovering generally refers to the process of returning to a normal state of health, mind, strength or any usual state after a period of difficulty, illness, injury, addiction, or setback. This may involve not only physical but also mental, emotional, or financial restoration.

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. Neil Dwane:

    Nevertheless, we would expect a markdown of EZ (eurozone) banks in particular as they have been recent strong performers and clear beneficiaries of the rather simplistic 'Europe is recovering' reflation trade.

  2. Joe Terzi:

    We stopped hunting these animals and guess what? They've come back. They are recovering and we get the benefit of that.

  3. Iain Stealey:

    We're very impressed with how Europe is recovering. We've been even more impressed with how it's reacted to Greece, the ECB have done a very good job of ring-fencing Greece. We're pretty happy with those assets and it feels a bit better this morning.

  4. Hao Hong:

    Recovering oil prices amid the epic (U.S.) snow storm will also help, and non-commercial traders have already cut their bets.

  5. Norihiro Fujito:

    It's natural to think that there was another factor beyond recovering global risk sentiment lifting the dollar which had been stagnant for a while.

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1 Comment
  • 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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an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
A doom
B adventure
C moan
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