Thesaurus

recoup

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of recoup

  1. 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 Synonyms of recoup get back, reacquire, recapture, reclaim, re-collect, recover, regain, repossess, retake, retrieveWords Related to recoup recruit, replenish; redeem, repurchase; rescueNear Antonyms of recoup lose, mislay, misplace

  2. 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 Synonyms of recoup indemnify, recompense, compensate, remunerate, requite, satisfyWords Related to recoup refund, reimburse, repay; redress, remedy, repair; discharge, pay, quit

  3. 3 to become healthy and strong again after illness or weakness he's recouping at home after a bout of the flu Synonyms of recoup come back, gain, heal, mend, pull round [chiefly British], rally, convalesce, recover, recuperate, snap backWords Related to recoup come around, come round, come to, improve, pick up, revive; cheer (up), perk (up); pull through, survive; recruitNear Antonyms of recoup ail, collapse, come down, sicken; decline, degenerate, deteriorate, fade, fail, languish, sink, waste (away), weaken, wilt, wither, worsen; regress, relapse



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