to get again in one's possession <after fishing around in the garbage for 10 minutes, I was able to recover my lost keys>
to regain a former or normal state <after a disastrous first half, the team was able to recover and pull off a victory>
Phrases make (or stage) a comeback
to become healthy and strong again after illness or weakness <I see you're recovering well from the accident> Near Antonyms ail
, come down
to obtain (a raw material) by separating it from a by-product or waste product <the process of recovering aluminum from old cans>
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