Synonyms and Antonyms of recovery

  1. 1 the act or process of getting something back <the recovery of the sunken boat took over a week> Synonyms recapture, reclamation, recoupment, repossession, retrieval Related Words recruitment, replenishment; redemption, rescue Near Antonyms loss, misplacement

  2. 2 the process or period of gradually regaining one's health and strength <his recovery from the flu was remarkably quick> Synonyms comeback, healing, mending, rally, convalescence, 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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