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recuperate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of recuperate

  1. to become healthy and strong again after illness or weakness half the office was out today, many employees being sick or recuperating from the flu Synonyms of recuperate come back, gain, heal, mend, pull round [chiefly British], rally, recoup, recover, convalesce, snap backWords Related to recuperate come around, come round, come to, improve, pick up, revive; cheer (up), perk (up); pull through, survive; recruitNear Antonyms of recuperate ail, collapse, come down, sicken; decline, degenerate, deteriorate, fade, fail, languish, sink, waste (away), weaken, wilt, wither, worsen; regress, relapse



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