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synonyms for recovering

  • improving
  • better
  • improved
  • mending
  • convalescent
  • on the mend
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How to use recovering in a sentence

Her head sunk between her hands for a few minutes, but, recovering herself, she turned quickly to Mrs. Rushmere.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
Then he returned to the den and found his people recovering somewhat from their surprise.
THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
Recovering her fortitude, she sat down and wrote to M. Roland a minute account of all her proceedings.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
Pending these observations, the days were flying by, and Rose was rapidly and surely recovering.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
Recovering from his fit of abstraction, Pyne, casting a final keen glance at the sleeper, walked out of the room.
DOPESAX ROHMER
All sorts of people crowd daily to visit the Emperor, who is recovering, but is still confined to the house.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
This rule, though very broad, does not prevent a lawful owner from recovering his property.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Recovering his breath, Jim snatches the knife at his side, and with a few deft strokes releases the metal.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
Quickly recovering himself, he stood entirely on the defensive, which his vigorous activity enabled him easily to do.
HUNTED AND HARRIEDR.M. BALLANTYNE
If the thrombosis takes place in the brain, consciousness will be lost, and the patient will often die without recovering it.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
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WORDS RELATED TO RECOVERING

  • convalescent
  • cured
  • fitter
  • fully recovered
  • healthier
  • improving
  • less ill
  • mending
  • more healthy
  • on the comeback trail
  • on the mend
  • on the road to recovery
  • out of the woods
  • over the hump
  • progressing
  • recovering
  • stronger
  • well
  • deliverance
  • delivery
  • disembarrassment
  • disentanglement
  • emancipation
  • exploit
  • extrication
  • feat
  • heroics
  • heroism
  • liberation
  • performance
  • ransom
  • reclamation
  • recovering
  • recovery
  • redemption
  • release
  • relief
  • salvage
  • salvation
  • saving
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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