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synonyms for convalescence

  • disorder
  • weakness
  • poor health
  • comeback
  • gain
  • rebound
  • recuperation
  • restoration
  • revival
  • upturn
  • cure
  • retrieval
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How to use convalescence in a sentence

After his recovery and convalescence he enrolled at the University of Arizona in Tucson on the GI Bill, and later transferred to Washburn University in his home state of Kansas.
BOB DOLE DIES AT 98; ANTI-LGBTQ RECORD IS PART OF HIS LEGACYBRODY LEVESQUEDECEMBER 5, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
During a long convalescence, he became a serious reader and developed an aversion to hospitals and blood.
AARON BECK, PSYCHIATRIST WHO DEVELOPED COGNITIVE THERAPY, DIES AT 100MATT SCHUDELNOVEMBER 3, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Baha Mar’s Travel with Confidence initiative includes a $150 daily food and beverage credit with its courtesy convalescence suite.
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While there, she accidentally contracted conjunctivitis from an infant with gonorrhea ophthalmia and subsequently lost an eye after a long and painful convalescence.
DETERMINED TO PRACTICE MEDICINE, TWO SISTERS DEFIED CONVENTIONSJANET GOLDENFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It appears early in the catarrhal stage, and persists until after convalescence.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
I was blinded by passion; but that my emotional depths were not even stirred was manifested by the rapidity of my convalescence.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
She charged him with having been a remarkable case, and he piled up illustrations of what he felt able to do in his convalescence.
HILDASARAH JEANETTE DUNCAN
The nurse smiled, and left him to his thoughts, which now came freely enough—too freely to help him to convalescence.
THE BAG OF DIAMONDSGEORGE MANVILLE FENN
A great weakness seemed to overcome him, for an unusual gentleness came into his voice, the quiet tone of weak convalescence.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
An operation followed and after that a rather long, slow convalescence.
FROM PLACE TO PLACEIRVIN S. COBB
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WORDS RELATED TO CONVALESCENCE

  • convalescence
  • disorder
  • poor health
  • weakness
  • comeback
  • convalescence
  • cure
  • gain
  • rebound
  • recuperation
  • restoration
  • retrieval
  • revival
  • upturn
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.