Recovering - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rəˈkəvərɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word recovering
Brit.  |rɪˈkʌvərɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word recovering
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to recover

adjective

- returning to health after illness or debility (syn: convalescent)

Examples

Recovering from her injury was a real trial of strength.

She had a heart attack but is recovering well.

She proved the medicos wrong by recovering quickly from her injuries.

The striped bass are recovering strongly after a moratorium on catching them.

...a group of quiescent loungers recovering from the Thanksgiving feast...

There was talk of share prices recovering, but that was just a false dawn.

The country was recovering from the depths of recession.

He's in hospital recovering from an operation.

Her mother was just recovering from an illness.

She's recovering from a long illness.

Teresa had a transplant in 1989 and was just recovering from that ordeal when she suffered a brain hemorrhage.

He's in hospital, recovering from a heart attack.

The tourist industry is recovering to pre-war levels.

The American economy is recovering as Europe's goes into recession.

a nonprofit group that provides care to recovering drug addicts

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