recoup


recoup

verb

Definition of RECOUP

1
to get again in one's possession <tried to recoup the $1,000 he had when he walked into the casino by risking his last dollar on a slot machine>
Near Antonyms lose, mislay, misplace
2
to provide (someone) with a just payment for loss or injury <you will have to submit the proper paperwork before the insurance company will recoup you for the damage to your vehicle>
3
to become healthy and strong again after illness or weakness <he's recouping at home after a bout of the flu>

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