Synonyms of 'reclaim'
1 retrieveDictionary, claim back, get or take backI've come to reclaim my property.
2 regainDictionary, rescue, restoreThe Netherlands has been reclaiming farmland from water.
3 rescueDictionary, save, reformHe set out to fight the drug infestation by reclaiming a youth from the local gangs.
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If you recoup a sum of money that you have spent or lost, you get it back.
Insurance companies are trying to recount their losses.
If you recover money that you have spent, invested, or lent to someone, you get the same amount back.
Legal action is being taken to try and recover the money.
Thesaurus for reclaim from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you reclaim something that you have lost or that has been taken away from you, you succeed in getting it back.