recover synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term recover:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. recover, retrieve, find, regain(verb)

    get or find back; recover the use of

    Synonyms:
    line up, detect, go back, find oneself, recoup, get, get hold, recollect, recuperate, find, reclaim, rule, notice, convalesce, call up, chance, determine, see, find out, come up, think, encounter, happen, retrieve, feel, incur, observe, recall, witness, call back, recover, ascertain, bump, remember, regain, obtain, discover, receive

  2. recuperate, recover, convalesce(verb)

    get over an illness or shock

    Synonyms:
    retrieve, reclaim, go back, recuperate, recoup, recover, regain, convalesce, find

  3. recover, go back, recuperate(verb)

    regain a former condition after a financial loss

    Synonyms:
    retrieve, reclaim, date back, find, recuperate, recoup, go back, recur, recover, regain, convalesce, date from

  4. recover, recoup, recuperate(verb)

    regain or make up for

    Synonyms:
    retrieve, reclaim, reimburse, find, recuperate, withhold, recoup, go back, deduct, recover, regain, convalesce

  5. reclaim, recover(verb)

    reuse (materials from waste products)

    Synonyms:
    recover, recuperate, regenerate, tame, domesticize, retrieve, convalesce, go back, rectify, domesticise, domesticate, reform, regain, repossess, find, recoup, reclaim

  6. recover(verb)

    cover anew

    Synonyms:
    retrieve, reclaim, find, recuperate, recoup, go back, regain, convalesce

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. recover

    The transitive use of recover in the sense of cure, heal, etc., as in 2 Kings v, 6, "That thou mayest recover him of his leprosy," is now practically obsolete. The chief transitive use of recover is in the sense to obtain again after losing, regain, repossess, etc.; as, to recover stolen goods; to recover health. The intransitive sense, be cured, be restored, etc., is very common; as, to recover from sickness, terror, or misfortune.

    Synonyms:
    be cured, be healed, be restored, cure, heal, reanimate, recruit, recuperate, regain, repossess, restore, resume, retrieve

    Antonyms:
    die, fail, grow worse, relapse, sink

    Preposition:
    From; rarely of; (Law) to recover judgment against, to recover damages of or from a person.

Editors Contribution

  1. rewrap

    you can cover/wrap, and they can mean the same thing. so rewrap, and recover mean the same thing.

    he opened his present to early, so i had to rewrap it again.

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. recover(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    regain, recuperate, get back

  2. recover(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    retrieve, restore, repair, recruit, re-establish

  3. recover(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Law.) obtain by course of law, get by judgment

  4. recover(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    rally, regain health, get well, be restored to health

  5. recover(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    be restored, be reinstated, regain the former state

  6. recover(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Law.) obtain judgment

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

retrieve, regain, recovery, retrieving, reclaim, recoup, restore, recovering, retrieved, retrieves, recuperate, collect, retreive, recapture, retrive, retrieval, re-establish, rebound, resume, recovers, repossess, salvage, reacquire, back



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