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Synonyms for regain
riˈgeɪnre·gain

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. regain

    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, recover, recruit, recuperate, 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.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. regain

    Synonyms:
    recover, react, reprocure, reobtain, retrieve, repossess

    Antonyms:
    miss, lose, forfeit

Princeton's WordNet

  1. recover, retrieve, find, regainverb

    get or find back; recover the use of

    "She regained control of herself"; "She found her voice and replied quickly"

    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, obtain, discover, receive

  2. find, regainverb

    come upon after searching; find the location of something that was missed or lost

    "Did you find your glasses?"; "I cannot find my gloves!"

    Synonyms:
    encounter, happen, notice, ascertain, witness, bump, retrieve, recover, detect, get hold, feel, observe, find oneself, receive, determine, chance, rule, line up, get, find out, discover, obtain, incur, find, come up, see

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. regainverb

    Synonyms:
    recover, get back, gain anew

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. regainverb

    Synonyms:
    recover, retrieve

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "regain":

    recover, retrieve, restore, resume, reclaim, recycle, re-establish, recoup

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#115030repossess
#247030reanimate

How to use regain in a sentence?

  1. Adam Glazer:

    We will be much more tolerant and flexible about specific requests to work remotely, we aren't ruling out the idea that it may be appropriate for certain people to work remotely on certain occasions. We are anxious, though, to regain a pre-pandemic sense of operations allowing for certain adjustments.

  2. Hermes Gadelha:

    The rotation of the sperm is something that is very important. It's something that allows the sperm to regain a symmetry and actually be able to go straight.

  3. Joseph Goebbels:

    We are socialists because we see in socialism, that is the union of all citizens, the only chance to maintain our racial inheritance and to regain our political freedom and renew our German state.

  4. Gilad Litvin:

    Witnessing a fellow human being regain his sight the following day was electrifying and emotionally moving, there were a lot of tears in the room.

  5. President Barack Obama:

    The strategy that we are using now -- airstrikes, (U.S.) Special Forces and working with local forces who are fighting to regain control of their own country -- that is how we'll achieve a more sustainable victory, and it won't require us sending a new generation of Americans overseas to fight and die for another decade on foreign soil.


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