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mending

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mending

  1. the process or period of gradually regaining one's health and strength <it was a long slow mending of his injuries from the car crash, but he's fine now> Synonyms comeback, healing, convalescence, rally, recovery, recuperation, rehab, rehabilitation, snapbackRelated Words resuscitation, revival; survivalNear Antonyms decline, degeneration, deterioration, fading, failing, languishing, sinking, wasting (away), weakening, wilting, withering, worsening; regression, relapse





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