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recuperateverb [I]

uk   /rɪˈkuː.pər.eɪt/ us   /rɪˈkuː.pər.eɪt/
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recuperateverb [I]

us   /rɪˈku·pəˌreɪt/
to become stronger and better again after an illness or injury: After leaving the hospital, he continued to recuperate at home.
recuperation
noun [U] us   /rɪˌku·pəˈreɪ·ʃən/
a lengthy recuperation
(Definition of recuperate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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recuperateverb [T]

uk   /rɪˈkuːpəreɪt/ us   FINANCE
to get back money that you have spent or invested: I don't think we will be able to recuperate all our outlay.
(Definition of recuperate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “recuperate”
in Korean 회복하다, 건강을 되찾다…
in Arabic يَتعافى…
in Malaysian pulih…
in French se rétablir…
in Russian выздоравливать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 恢復, 復原, 康復…
in Italian ristabilirsi…
in Turkish iyileşmek, sağlığına yeniden kavuşmak…
in Polish wracać do zdrowia…
in Spanish recuperarse, restablecerse…
in Vietnamese phục hồi…
in Portuguese recuperar-se…
in Thai ฟื้นไข้…
in German sich erholen…
in Catalan recuperar-se…
in Japanese 回復する, 健康を取り戻す…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恢复, 复原, 康复…
in Indonesian pulih…
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