Synonyms for convalescents

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In the courtyard of the hospital, convalescents sat on the benches and watched for robins.

Convalescents who were able to walk flapped along in carpet slippers.

The wheel-chairs and convalescents quavered the familiar words.

We gave the man the place of one of the convalescents, whom I installed elsewhere.

She was sunning herself with other convalescents before the door.

This old monastery is now used as a hospital for convalescents.

The days when she isn't there, the convalescents flirt with the nurses.

We have just got off a motor full of convalescents going home on permission.

At seven thirteen arrived,—all convalescents, and no dressings at all to do.

I wish we had a better dinner in honour of my two convalescents.