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convalesce

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of convalesce

  1. to become healthy and strong again after illness or weakness the long months that the soldier spent in the hospital slowly convalescing Synonyms of convalesce come back, gain, heal, mend, pull round [chiefly British], rally, recoup, recover, recuperate, snap back Words Related to convalesce come around, come round, come to, improve, pick up, revive; cheer (up), perk (up); pull through, survive; recruit Near Antonyms of convalesce ail, collapse, come down, sicken; decline, degenerate, deteriorate, fade, fail, languish, sink, waste (away), weaken, wilt, wither, worsen; regress, relapse

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