Recovered - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rəˈkəvərd|  American pronunciation of the word recovered
Brit.  |rɪˈkʌvəd|  British pronunciation of the word recovered
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto recover
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto recover

adjective

- freed from illness or injury(syn: cured, healed)

appears to be entirely recovered
when the recovered patient tries to remember what occurred during his delirium

- found after being lost

Examples

She recovered consciousness in the hospital.

I slipped, but somehow recovered my balance.

He suffered a stroke and hasn't yet recovered the use of his left arm.

The police recovered his stolen wallet.

when the recovered patient tries to remember what occurred during his delirium

He fully recovered from the operation.

I've recovered completely. In fact, I feel terrific.

She never fully recovered from the traumas she suffered during her childhood.

She never fully recovered from the trauma of her experiences.

As the days ensued, he recovered his strength.

The police recovered the missing items from the bottom of the river.

With the assistance of the bishops they recovered an absolute superiority.

By that time I had recovered my strength.

She recovered from her surprise, and answered calmly.

I hope your father is quite recovered of his cold.

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